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Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 18.5 x 12.4 x 9.5 cm (7 5/16 x 4 7/8 x 3 3/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
possibly 386-535
Period:
Period of Division, Possibly Northern Wei dynasty
Provenance:
To 1910
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1910 [1]
From 1910 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1910 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 151, p. 60, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
relief seal  Search this
inscription  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
Northern Wei dynasty (386 - 534)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
halo  Search this
abhaya mudra  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1910.12
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3165b08cf-83d7-4194-8e29-fb17e7860b4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1910.12