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Portable Buddhist Shrine with a Repoussé Panel Depicting the Buddha Amitabha (Amit'abul) Surrounded by Bodhisattvas, Apsarases, and Other Attendants, and with Repoussé Panels on the Interiors of the Doors Representing Guardian Figures

detail of interior back wall

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Portable Buddhist Shrine with a Repoussé Panel Depicting the Buddha Amitabha (Amit'abul) Surrounded by Bodhisattvas, Apsarases, and Other Attendants, and with Repoussé Panels on the Interiors of the Doors Representing Guardian Figures, 14th century
Sculpture
Korean
,
14th century
Koryô dynasty, 918-1392
Creation Place: Korea
Gilt bronze with incised and repoussé decoration
H. 26.0 x W. 22.3 x D. 11.2 cm (10 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 4 7/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
, 1943.53.71.A
Provenance
[Yamanaka & Co., New York, 12/7/1934] sold; to Grenville L. Winthrop, New York (1934-1943), bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Bibliography
James Cuno, Harvard's Art Museums: 100 Years of Collecting, Harvard University Art Museums/Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (Cambridge, MA, 1996), pp. 68-69

Exhibition History
Re-View: S228-230 Arts of Asia, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/31/2008 - 11/23/2008
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