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A Buddhist procession of three musicians and one dancer

Image for A Buddhist procession of three musicians and one dancer
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Former owner
Yamanaka and Co.
Provenance
To 1924
Yamanaka & Co., New York. [1]
From 1924
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka and Co., New York. [2]
Notes:
[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. Also, see letter from Yamanaka & Co., New York dated July 22, 1924 in the Accession File, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
Date
10th-11th century
Period
Northern Song dynasty
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Medium
Stone
Dimensions
H x W x D: 76.4 x 62 x 16.7 cm (30 1/16 x 24 7/16 x 6 9/16 in)
Type
Sculpture
Stone
Topic
Buddhism
music
dance
Song dynasty (960 - 1279)
Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127)
drum
China
musician
Chinese Art
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources
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Origin
China
Accession Number
F1924.2