Asian Art

Pillow

9th century CE

Stoneware with green and brown underglaze

2 7/8 x 6 1/4 x 4 in. (7.3 x 15.9 x 10.2 cm)
Gift of John Hadley Cox, B.A. 1935
1940.363
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 97, no. 183, fig. 183.

Mimi Gardner Gates, The Communion of Scholars: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New York: China House Gallery, 1982), 70–73, no. 28b, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 292, ill.

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