Immortal Arhat Bakula

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Historical period(s)
First half of the 19th century
Medium
Gilt copper alloy; part cast and part repoussé, traces of pigments; missing original base plate and contents
Dimensions
H x W x D: 48.3 x 49.5 x 33 cm (19 x 19 1/2 x 13 in)
Geography
Central Tibet
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2016.27
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Arhat, casting, rat, repousse, 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-19, 92-93.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum