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北宋 彩繪木雕菩薩像(地黃木胎)
Bodhisattva

Period:
Northern Song (960–1127)–Jin (1115–1234) dynasty
Date:
11th–12th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Wood (foxglove) with traces of pigment and gilding; single woodblock construction
Dimensions:
H. 54 3/4 in. (139.1 cm); W. 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm); Base: 19 7/8 in. square (54.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of D. Herbert Beskind, 1961
Accession Number:
61.237
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 208
D. Herbert Beskind , 1961; donated to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Weber Galleries Reinstallation," October 14, 1998–March 19, 2010.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

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