Collection of 3 Bodhisattvas and 14 frescoes by Unknown Artist

1) A fresco with 3 Bodhisattvas, from the Ching Liang temple.

Details

Dimensions:
384 x 384 cm
Acquired in:
1927
Presented by:
G E Eumorfopoulos through The Art Fund

Three colossal figures, over ten feet high, in flowing robes. Probably 12th century. 2) 14 frescoes, part of a composition from the Temple Shansi, c. 14th century. Subjects include; Bodhisavattas, an Avalokitesvara, priests, saints and ministrants.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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