Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.201
Title
Standing, Plump Court Lady with an Elaborate Coiffure, Upturned, Pointed Shoes, and Her Hands Clasped at the Waist and Concealed within Her Long Sleeves
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
funerary sculpture
Date
mid 8th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Tang dynasty, 618-907
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/146263
Location
Level 1, Room 1600, Early Chinese Art, Arts of Ancient China from the Bronze Age to the Golden Age
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Molded, brick-red earthenware with cold-painted pigments over white ground
Dimensions
38 x 10 x 9 cm (14 15/16 x 3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Anthony M. Solomon
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.201
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Virginia Bower, From Court to Caravan: Chinese Tomb Sculptures from the Collection of Anthony M. Solomon, exh. cat., ed. Robert D. Mowry, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, Mass., 2002), pp. 112-113, cat. no. 33

Exhibition History

32Q: 1600 Early China II, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/01/2019 - 01/01/2050

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