Sculpture of a guardian king

Chinese
Tang dynasty
8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 56 cm (22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2003.69

Medium or Technique

Carved white marble

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Prior to WWII, Yamanaka & Co. in Kyoto; 1950s, Private Collection, Osaka; 2002, purchased by James Freeman with the assistance of Bunzo Nakanishi.

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund and John Ware Willard Fund