Head and bust of a Luohan (Arhat), fragment

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    1368-1644
  • Geography

    China
  • Material

    Iron
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 56.3 x 33.3 x 23.9 cm (22 3/16 x 13 1/8 x 9 7/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1913.78
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1913.78

Object Details

  • Previous custodian or owner

    Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    To 1913
    Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1913 [1]
    From 1913 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1913 [2]
    From 1920
    The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] Undated folder sheet note. See S. I. 425, Original Bronze List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Origin

    China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Sculpture
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