The T'ang Dynasty head is said to have come from the temple at Luan Fu-Chang, Chihli, Hsien-Shansi in China.
Head of a Bodhisattva by Unknown Artist, 618906
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- Cast iron
- 91 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Oswald T Falk through The Art Fund
It is a colossal size and broken off from the figure at the neck with the face is covered with thin paint.
Dr G P Croft; Sotheby's, 1925; Oswald T Falk.