The Glory of the Law: Treasures of Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture

October 2, 2004—January 1, 2008

Location: Nelson-Atkins Building, Gallery 204

A thorough reappraisal and reinstallation of one of the world's truly inspiring collections of early Chinese Buddhist sculpture ranging from the 5th century to 10th century.

Seated Manjusri Bodhisattva. Late 9th to early/mid 10th c. Tang Dynasty (A.D. 618–906) or Five Dynasties (A.D. 906–960). Gilt bronze, height 5 5/8 in. Purchase: The Lillian M. Diveley Fund, 2000.23.

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