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Asian Art

Figure, from coffin cover

10th–13th century

Wood, carved and gilded

11 1/2 × 4 in. (29.2 × 10.2 cm)
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth
1987.75.1
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Song dynasty (960–1279)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929–2014), New York; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1987

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.