Medium and Support:
Bequest of Mrs. Cora Timken Burnett
22 1/2 in. x 29 1/4 in. x 3 in. (57.15 cm x 74.3 cm x 7.62 cm)
Currently on view
This celestial being, carved in the flattened and mannered style of the Northern Wei dynasty (386–534), would have been one of a pair or more who bring offerings and praise to the Buddhas and bodhisattvas, thus joining the earthly worshippers at the temple altar.
Last Updated: 7/16/2013