Buddha with two bodhisattvas

Chinese
Northern Wei dynasty
A.D. 516


Dimensions

Overall: 184.8 x 120 x 38.1cm (72 3/4 x 47 1/4 x 15in.)

Accession Number

2012.630

Medium or Technique

Carved stone with traces of polychrome

On View

Paul and Helen Bernat Galleries (Gallery 271)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

1963, sold by Robert Rousset, Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes, Paris, to Arthur M. Sackler (b. 1913 – d. 1987), New York; 1981, to his former wife, Marietta Lutze Sackler, New York; 1984, gift of Marietta Lutze Sackler to the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, New York; 2012, gift of The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 24, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation