Bodhisattva, 1300s - 1400s

  • Chinese

Paint on clay mixed with straw

  • Framed: Installed: 131 1/2 × 70 1/4 × 1 1/4 inches (3 m 34 cm × 178.4 cm × 3.2 cm) Overall (Bottom section): 50 × 70 inches, 250 pounds (127 × 177.8 cm, 113.4 kg) Overall (Center section): 51 × 70 inches, 250 pounds (129.5 × 177.8 cm, 113.4 kg) Overall (Top section): 31 × 70 inches, 120 pounds (78.7 × 177.8 cm, 54.4 kg)

Gift of C. T. Loo

51.1

On View

  • Buddhist Art N1B

Department

Asian Art

  • Medallions (ornament areas)
  • Lotus
  • Song
  • Straw
  • Clay
  • Paint
  • Jewelry
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Headdress
  • Figure (representation)
  • Floral motifs
  • Bodhisattva

Provenance

C. T. Loo; 1951-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Chinese, Bodhisattva, 1300s - 1400s, paint on clay mixed with straw. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of C. T. Loo, 51.1.