Chinese Wooden Figure by Chinese

A Holy Mendicant with his priestly robes, bare feet, praying beads, broom, and wallet for food and alms from the charitable who 'acquire merit' by providing for his earthly wants.

Details

Category:
Religious
Medium:
Wood Dimensions: 16 cm
Acquired in:
1933
Presented by:
Paul King through The Art Fund

Provenance

Paul King Esquire.

Venue details

Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum East Cliff Promenade, BOURNEMOUTH Dorset BH1 3AA 01202 451800 www.russellcotes.com

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6)

Tue – Sun & Bank Holiday Mon, 10am ​– 5pm

Closed Good Friday and 25 Dec

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