Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Musician Playing a Drum

Period:
Northern Wei dynasty (386–534)
Date:
early 6th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm); W. 9 in. (22.9 cm); D. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.214.140
Not on view
Henan Province (possibly Longmen complex)

Related Objects

Bodhisattva, probably Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)

Date: ca. 550–560 Medium: Sandstone with pigment Accession: 65.29.4 On view in:Gallery 206

Head of a Bodhisattva

Date: ca. 710 Medium: Sandstone with pigment Accession: 42.25.12 On view in:Gallery 206

Guardian Lion

Date: mid-6th century Medium: Limestone Accession: 30.66.1 On view in:Gallery 207

Guardian Lion

Date: mid-6th century Medium: Limestone Accession: 30.66.2 On view in:Gallery 207

Bodhisattva, probably Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)

Date: late 6th century Medium: Limestone with traces of pigment Accession: 42.25.3a, b On view in:Gallery 206