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Seated Buddha

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Provenance

1906, purchased by Okakura Kakuzo(b. 1862 - d. 1913) in China for the MFA, for 3,200 Yen.[see note 1] (Accession Date: November 21, 1907) Notes: [1] total price for 07.717- 07.750

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Northern Wei dynasty, second half of the 5th century A.D.

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 73 x 43cm (28 3/4 x 16 15/16in.)

Accession Number

07.750

Medium or Technique

Carved limestone with engraved details

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture