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Figure of Suigetsu Kannon

Artist:
False seal of Aoki Mokubei 青木木米 (1767 - 1863)  Search this
Medium:
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 15.8 x 10.5 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
Kyoto, Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
green glaze  Search this
Kannon  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1900.13
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A Recumbent tiger

Medium:
Crystal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.9 x 6.9 x 6.1 cm (1 15/16 x 2 11/16 x 2 3/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.694a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Figure of a rabbit

Medium:
Porcelain with iron pigment under clear, colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.3 x 2 cm (1 5/16 x 13/16 in)
Style:
Ding ware
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
Hebei province, China
Date:
early 12th century
Period:
Northern Song dynasty
Topic:
Ding ware  Search this
rabbit  Search this
Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.701
Restrictions & Rights:
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Reclining water buffalo

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 4.5 x 8.1 cm (1 3/4 x 3 3/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.704
Restrictions & Rights:
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Lizard

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 3.4 cm (4 5/16 x 1 5/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
Date unknown
Topic:
lizard  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.706
Restrictions & Rights:
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Animal statuette

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.5 x 1.6 x 1.2 cm (1 3/8 x 5/8 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
220-589
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
animal  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
casting  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.709
Restrictions & Rights:
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Animal statuette

Medium:
Bronze, gilding
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.3 x 2 x 0.9 cm (7/8 x 13/16 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
220-589
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
animal  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
casting  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.710
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament in the form of a dragon head (fragment)

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.7 x 7.8 x 1.7 cm (1 1/16 x 3 1/16 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.713
Restrictions & Rights:
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Animal statuette

Medium:
Bronze, gilding
Dimensions:
H x W: 2.4 x 3.6 cm (15/16 x 1 7/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Topic:
animal  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.714
Restrictions & Rights:
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Bodhisattva standing on lotus pedestal (forgery)

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 72.5 × 19 × 17 cm (28 9/16 × 7 1/2 × 6 11/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1916
Period:
Qing dynasty to Modern period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
lion  Search this
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
lotus  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
cintamani  Search this
kalasa  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin), Head

Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 55.6 × 29.2 × 33.1 cm (21 7/8 × 11 1/2 × 13 1/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
700-800
Period:
Early Tang dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Guanyin  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.146
Restrictions & Rights:
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Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)

Medium:
Bronze with gilding
Dimensions:
H x W: 10.8 x 3.8 cm (4 1/4 x 1 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
618-907
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
casting  Search this
Guanyin  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.159
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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A Bodhisattva (Pu-sa) on a double lotus pedestal

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 214 × 59 × 64 cm (84 1/4 × 23 1/4 × 25 3/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
618-907
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.179
Restrictions & Rights:
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Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara as the Water Moon Guanyin

Medium:
Bronze with gilding
Dimensions:
H x W x D (assembled): 21.8 x 10.5 x 7.3 cm (8 9/16 x 4 1/8 x 2 7/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
960-1279
Period:
Song dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
casting  Search this
Song dynasty (960 - 1279)  Search this
Guanyin  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.17a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Figure of a horse

Medium:
Earthenware with slip and lead glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 31.5 x 35.4 cm (12 3/8 x 13 15/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
early 20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
horse  Search this
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
China  Search this
earthenware  Search this
slip  Search this
lead glaze  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.212a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Tomb figure of a barking dog

Medium:
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 25 x 27.7 cm (9 13/16 x 10 7/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
early 1st-early 3rd century
Period:
Eastern Han dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)  Search this
funerary  Search this
dog  Search this
China  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.216a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Figure of pack horse bearing Buddhist scriptures

Medium:
Earthenware with white slip under clear lead-silicate glaze, enamel over glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.2 x 19 cm (6 3/4 x 7 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
1368-1644
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
horse  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.218
Restrictions & Rights:
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Small head of Bodhisattva (Guanyin?)

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 10.5 x 6 x 5.1 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
618-907
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.228
Restrictions & Rights:
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Buddha with a bodhisattva (fragment)

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 37 × 27.2 × 20 cm (14 9/16 × 10 11/16 × 7 7/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
534-550
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
halo  Search this
abhaya mudra  Search this
varada mudra  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.237
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Figure of a seated Buddha

Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 31.2 x 14.4 x 12.4 cm (12 5/16 x 5 11/16 x 4 7/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.238
Restrictions & Rights:
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