Figure of a dancer

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Historical period(s)
Eastern Han dynasty, 2nd-3rd century
Medium
Earthenware with white slip and pigments
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 16 x 7.5 x 4 cm (6 5/16 x 2 15/16 x 1 9/16 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
RLS1997.48.1700
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure: dancer

Keywords
China, Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220), Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE), Paul Singer collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Published References
  • Max Loehr. Relics of Ancient China: From the Collection of Dr. Paul Singer. Exh. cat. New York. fig. 142.
  • Jan Fontein Wu Tung. Unearthing China's Past. Exh. cat. Boston. fig. 50.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum