Standing Bodhisattva On A Circular Lotus Base (One Of A Pair) From The Interior Of A Portable Buddhist Shrine With Repoussé Decoration
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.53.71.B
Title
Standing Bodhisattva on a Circular Lotus Base (one of a pair) from the Interior of a Portable Buddhist Shrine with Repoussé Decoration
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Standing Bodhisattva on a Circular Lotus Base (one of a pair) from the Interior of a Portable Buddhist Shrine with Repoussé Decoration
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
figurine, sculpture
Date
14th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Koryô dynasty, 918-1392
Culture
Korean
Physical Descriptions
Medium
One figure from the interior of a Buddhist shrine: gilt bronze with incised and repoussé decoration
Dimensions
H. 13.5 x W. 4.8 x D. 4.8 cm (5 5/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 in.)
Provenance
[Yamanaka & Co., New York, 12/7/1934] sold; to Grenville L. Winthrop, New York (1934-1943), bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.53.71.B
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Publication History

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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Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted