Osaka City Museum of Fine Arts

Sculpting in Time: Stone Buddhist and Taoist Sculptures of the Northern Wei Dynasty, China


In accordance with the government directives, and in order to prevent further spread of the Coronavirus, we will temporarily close from April 25 (Sunday) to May 31 (Monday), 2021.


9:30–17:00 (Last entry 30 minutes before closing)


Mondays  (Except  May 3)


Adults 300 (150) yen, University / High school students 200 (100) yen

* ( ) indicate prices for those in groups of 20 or more.

*Free for Junior high school students and under and those 65 years and older living in Osaka city. Please show proof of age (driver’s license, passport, etc.) when entering.


With a focus on Chinese sculptures from the Yamaguchi Collection of which we are proud, we exhibit Buddhist and Taoist images made in the Northern Wei dynasty (of the Northern and Southern dynasties) and subsequent Western Wei and Eastern Wei dynasties (5th-6th century).

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Seated Buddha, stone

Southern and Northern Dynasties, Northern Wei, dated 466

Osaka City Museum of Fine Arts [Yamaguchi Collection]



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