Location: On Display in the Asia Galleries
From: China | Shaanxi (uncertain)
Curatorial Section: Asian
|Current Location||Asia Galleries - On Display|
|Culture||Chinese | Buddhist|
|Provenience||China | Shaanxi (uncertain)|
|Date Made||8th Century CE|
|Materials||Limestone | Paint | Gold Leaf|
|Technique||Carved | Painted | Gilded|
|Iconography||Ta Shih Chih? | Bodhisattva|
Grey limestone statue of a Bodhisattva in flowing robes with scarves and ornaments. He stands on a lotus base. There is a vase in the headdress. The lower portion of the arms are both missing. There are traces of red, blue and green paint and gold leaf. C111 and C112 are a pair and were most likely made by the same artist.
|Credit Line||Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1915|
|Other Number||Getz 12 - Other Number|
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