Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.174.A
Title
Man with Right Arm Raised, Left Hand Lowered, from the tomb sculpture set: Three Capped Men Kneeling around a Low Table and Playing 'Liubo'
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
funerary sculpture
Date
1st cent. - 2nd cent.
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Han dynasty, Eastern Han period, 25-220 CE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/146749
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Lead-glazed ware: molded, brick-red earthenware with degraded, opalescent, emerald-green, lead-fluxed glaze
Dimensions
17 x 12.5 x 11 cm (6 11/16 x 4 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Anthony M. Solomon
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.174.A
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), p. 77, cat. no. 5

Cary Y. Liu, Recarving China's Past: Art, Archeology, and Architecture of the "Wu Family Shrines", exh. cat., Yale University Press (New Haven and London, 2005), pp.368-371, cat no. 37

Exhibition History

Recarving China's Past: Art, Archaeology, and Architecture of the "Wu Family Shr, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, 03/05/2005 - 06/26/2005

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