Collection Online

Man holding dog
700 CE-750 CE

earthenware, pigments
32.9 × 9.6 × 9.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Henan / Shaanxi province, north China, China
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1947
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Figure of a standing central Asian man wearing trousers and tunic to knees with double peak hat, the brim turned up at front, leaning slightly forward holding the dog in one arm and pointing to it with the other. On square base clipped at the corners.