Chinese Art [064] Sculpture (001)

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Title Chinese Art [064] Sculpture (001)
Collection Name and Number P0479 Lennox and Catherine Tierney Photo Collection
Photo Number Box 59, Forbidden City Ming and Ching Palaces, 117
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1974
Subject Royal Ontario Museum--Photographs; Statues--Photographs; Sculpture--Photographs; Buddhist art--Photographs; Arhats--Art--Photographs; China; Art; Statues; Arhats
Keywords Chinese culture; Fine arts; Luohans; Displays
Spatial Coverage Toronto (Ont.)
Description Photograph of Chinese sculpture, Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), Toronto, Canada
Caption on Slide Chinese sculpture, Toronto.
Additional Information Image was scanned from color slide. Note: Similar image can be found on Royal Ontario Museum website: http://images.rom.on.ca/public/index.php?function=image&action=simpledetail&image_name=ROM2005_1592_1 Note: "A Luohan (Arhat in Sanskrit) is a holy monk striving to attain Buddhahood through meditation. In Chinese temples, Luohans are usually found in groups of 16 or 18. This particular clay sculpture comes from a famous group discovered in a cave near Yixian in 1912."--Royal Ontario Museum website. Note: ROM dates this object as: 11th century A.D.
Type Image
Creator Tierney, Lennox
Rights Management This material may be protected by copyright. Permission required for use in any form. For further information please contact the Multimedia Archivist, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
ARK ark:/87278/s63x8qk3
Digitization Specifications Original scanned on Nikon Coolscan 5000 and saved as 2700 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in CONTENTdm as JP2000.
Donor Tierney, Lennox; Tierney, Catherine
Setname uum_lctpc
Date Created 2012-06-14
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 339891
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s63x8qk3
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