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Bodhisattva Bodhisattva

Bodhisattva

Maker(s)
Artist: Kaikei, active ca. 1185 - 1220
Medium:
Wood with lacquer, gold, copper, and crystal
Dimensions:
H x W: 62.8 x 43.2 cm (24 3/4 x 17 in)
Type:
Sculpture, Lacquer
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Buddhism, bodhisattva, Kamakura period (1185 - 1333), Japan, mudra, gold, copper, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
early 13th century
Period:
Kamakura period
Accession Number:
F1909.345
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1909 Count Tanaka, to 1909 [1] From 1909 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Count Tanaka through Samurai Shokai, Yokohama in 1909 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Bronze List, S.I. 173, 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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