Standing Maitreya

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, Second half of the 17th century
Medium
Gilt copper alloy, with pigments and turquoise
Dimensions
H x W: 49.5 x 24.1 cm (19 1/2 x 9 1/2 in)
Geography
Tibet or China
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2016.26a-c
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, China, Maitreya Buddha, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), Tibet
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. I-14a, b.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum