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Buddha with two bodhisattvas

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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

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture