Aug 24, 2020

Replica of Heavenly Musician from Horyu-ji

Replica of Heavenly Musician from Horyu-ji


Camphor (hinoki) wood with traces of polychromy in vermillion red, verdigris green, gesso white, and soot black

Overall: 53.7 cm (21 1/8 in.); Halo: 41.6 x 23.2 cm (16 3/8 x 9 1/8 in.); Figure: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)

Gift of the Hanna Fund 1954.792


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