Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 619-907
Medium
Earthenware with white slip under lead-silicate glazes
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.2 x 2.4 x 3.2 cm (7/8 x 15/16 x 1 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.118
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure: bird

Keywords
bird, China, miniature, Paul Singer collection, Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Published References
  • cat. no. 152.
  • Dr. Paul Singer. Early Chinese Miniatures. New York, March 16 - May 29, 1977. .
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum