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Portrait of Bodhidharma
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Portrait of Bodhidharma

Portrait of Bodhidharma

Maker(s)
Artist: Traditionally attributed to Wuzhun Shifan (傳) 無準師範 (1178-1249)
Medium:
Ink on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 90.7 x 49.3 cm (35 11/16 x 19 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Topic:
portrait, Buddhism, Zen Buddhism, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368), Bodhidharma, China, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
14th century
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Accession Number:
F1906.261
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1906 Bunkyo Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1906 [1] From 1906 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkyo Matsuki in 1906 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 534, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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