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Asian Art

Standing Warrior

3rd century CE

Gray earthenware with traces of white slip

17 in. (43.18 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
2002.39.1
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Three Kingdoms (25–280 C.E.) or W. Jin dynasty (265–315 C.E.)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

The Schloss Collection, New York

Bibliography: 

Ezekiel Schloss, The E. Schloss Collection of Chinese Pottery Figurines (New York: Friendly House Publishers, 1963), pl. 1.

Thomas Froncek, ed., The Horizon Book of the Arts of China (New York: American Heritage Publishing Co., 1969), 92.

Ezekiel Schloss, Ancient Chinese Ceramic Sculpture from Han through Tang, 2 vols. (Stamford, Conn.: Castle Publishing Co., 1977), vol. 2, pl. 10.

Candice J. Lewis, Into the Afterlife: Han and Six Dynasties Tomb Sculpture from the Schloss Collection, exh. cat. (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.: Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, 1990), 72, fig. 26.

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.