The Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara

Indian, Sarnath
Post Gupta Period
about 6th century A.D.


Object Place: Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 17.8 x 15.2 cm (11 13/16 x 7 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

34.229

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

On View

South and Southeast Asian Art Gallery (Gallery 176)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

1934, sold by Nasli Heeramaneck (b. 1902 - d. 1971), New York, to the MFA for $850. (Accession Date: August 2, 1934)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund