Figure of an entertainer

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Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8.8 × 5.1 × 4.1 cm (3 7/16 × 2 × 1 5/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1951.7a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), man, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Fritz Low-Beer

Published References
  • Jenny F. So Emma Bunker. Traders and Raiders on China's Northern Frontier. Exh. cat. Seattle, 1995. p. 97-98.
  • Thomas Lawton. Chinese Art of the Warring States Period: Change and Continuity, 480-222 B.C. Washington, 1982-1983. cat. 37, p. 80.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 11, p. 154.
  • Masterpieces of Chinese and Japanese Art: Freer Gallery of Art handbook. Washington, 1976. p. 15.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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