before treatment
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.53.37
Title
Stele with a Seated Buddha Flanked on Either Side by One Standing Bodhisattva and one Standing Disciple and with Maitreya Seated in Meditation Beneath a Bodhi Tree on the Reverse (in Northern Qi Style)
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
15th-19th Century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Ming (1368-1644) to Qing (1644-1911) dynasty
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/204120
Physical Descriptions
Medium
White marble with traces of gold and polychromy; with spurious inscription dated to 558
Dimensions
H. 61.5 x W. 40 x D. 18 cm (24 3/16 x 15 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)
Provenance
Grenville L. Winthrop purchased from Lai-Yuan & Co., New York, June 1916
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.53.37
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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