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One of a Pair of Attendant Bodhisattvas

Period:
Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)
Date:
10th–11th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Wood (foxglove) with pigment, single-woodblock construction
Dimensions:
H. 26 7/8 in. (68.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.76.2
Not on view
A. W. Bahr , (until 1939; his sale, American Art Association-Anderson Galleries, New York, April 28–29, 1939, no. 258, to MMA)
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