Seated Bodhisattva (Maitreya)

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Longmen Grotto, Luoyang, Henan Province, China
Seated Bodhisattva (Maitreya), Northern Wei dynasty (386–534), ca. early 6th century
Limestone
23 5/8 × 14 1/8 in. (60.01 × 35.88 cm)
Gift of Eliot Grant Fitch M1979.246
Photo credit: Larry Sanders
Not Currently on View

Publication History
Andera, Margaret, Nonie Gadsden, Britt Salvesen, and Laurie Winters. Collection Guide: Milwaukee Art Museum. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 2004, p. 66, 74, cat. 113, color illus. p. 66.

Milwaukee Art Museum. Building a Masterpiece: Milwaukee Art Museum. New York: Hudson Hill Press, 2001, p. 50, color illus.

The Milwaukee Sentinel, Variety of Art Tastes Seen in Exhibit at Marquette, March 19, 1970.

Atkinson, Tracy. Wisconsin Collects, Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Arrow Press, 1964, p. 13, cat. 97.
Exhibition History
Fine Arts Week Exhibit, Brooks Memorial Union, Marquette University, Milwaukee, March 1970.

Wisconsin Collects, Milwaukee Art Center, September 24, 1964–October 25, 1964.


This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.