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Fresco Fragment

Object Number:C455
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Buddhist
Provenience: China
Henan
Period: Song Dynasty
Southern Song Dynasty
Yuan Dynasty
Date Made: Late Song Dynasty - Yuan Dynasty
Early Date: 1120
Late Date: 1368
Section:Asian
Materials:Paint
Stucco
Clay
Gypsum
Plaster
Technique:Fresco
Iconography:Child
Devotee
Dish
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1925

Description

Fragment of a fresco from a Buddhist temple wall painting. A child stands holding a dish. The figure is dressed in robes and his head is shaved. Fresco is mounted and framed.

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