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Standing Buddha
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Standing Buddha


Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This is the most common type of Dvaravati Buddha image, with both hands performing a gesture of instruction. The face suggests utter calm.
Exhibitions
  • Unearthly Elegance: Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995.
Provenance Private collection, Thonburi, prior to April 13, 1951; Alexander B. Griswold, Monkton, April 13, 1951 [presented to the Breezewood Foundation, December 1959, inv. no. 143]; Walters Art Museum, 1992, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Bequest of A. B. Griswold, 1992

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Creator
Period
8th-9th century (Dvaravati)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2708
Measurements
14 9/16 in. (37 cm) with tang 15 9/16 in. (39.5 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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