Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pipa

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
China
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Wood, ivory, lacquer
Dimensions:
W.11 × L. 34 1/4 in. (27.9 × 87 cm)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Alice Getty, 1946
Accession Number:
46.34.23
Not on view
Henry Harrison Getty ; Alice Getty
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