Artist Chinese
Title
  • Pratyeka Buddha
Date between 550 and 577
Medium Limestone
Dimensions Overall: 56 1/2 × 15 1/4 × 9 3/4 inches (143.5 × 38.7 × 24.8 cm)
Including base: 82 × 19 1/2 × 19 1/2 inches, 1174 pounds (208.3 × 49.5 × 49.5 cm, 532.5 kg)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.444
Department Asian Art
On View Buddhist Art N1B, Level 1 (see map)
(C.T. Loo);
1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Burlington Magazine 25 (1914): pp. 40, 43 (ill.).

Siren, Osvald. Chinese Sculpture. London, 1925, pl. 473A.

Chinese Exhibition. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 1929, cat. no. 70.

Leidy, Denise Patry and Birgitta Augustin. “Buddha, Deva or Devotee? A Buddhist sculpture from Xiangtangshan in the Detroit Institute of Arts,” Orientations 44, no. 7 (2013): pp. 66-69.