Three-Story Tower Maker: Unknown

Medium

Red earthenware with dark green lead glaze

Dimensions

height: 52 in. (132.08 cm)
area approx.: 15 × 19 in. (38.1 × 48.3 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow

Accession Number

2000.59.2a-e

Geography
Culture
Period

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220 C.E.)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

With Lillian Schloss, New York, by 1998 (on loan to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1999–2000); sold to the Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn., and New York, July 2000; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2000
Bibliography
  • William Zimmer, "From China, Guides to the Next Life," New York Times (October 18, 1998), 28
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