Panel in the Shape of a Sarcophagus Door, Limestone, China

Panel in the Shape of a Sarcophagus Door

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Date:
early 8th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H. 60 in. (152.4 cm); W. 38 in. (96.5 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.89
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
[ Laiyuan & Company , until 1920; sold to MMA]
National Museum of History, Taipei. "Zhongguo gu dai shi diao yi shu) 中國古代石雕藝術," February 13, 1983–September 30, 1983.

Gaoxiang. Zhongzheng Culture Center. "Zhongguo gu dai shi diao yi shu) 中國古代石雕藝術," May 25, 1983–July 25, 1983.

Tainan Culture Center. "Zhongguo gu dai shi diao yi shu) 中國古代石雕藝術," August 10, 1983–September 30, 1983.

New York. St. John's University. "Chinese Buddhist Sculpture from the Wei through the Tang Dynasties," November 1, 1983–December 30, 1983.

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