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The Descent of Amida, the Buddha of Infinite Light, and Two Attendants

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三尊之軸 惠心儈都御筆三尊之尊像 山門ヨリ伝來寶物 元禄十丁丑歳八月十五日表装改メ 心誉助給道心寄附 [墨書] 元禄十丁丑年八月十五日 宝樹山銀山寺什物 八世刹蓮社淨誉丘縁代 三尊之弥陀如来 表具之施主心誉助給道心 [裏書]

Provenance

Purchased by Mr. Okakura Kakuzo in Japan; assigned January 1908 to Mrs. W. Scott Fitz's gift of July 1907.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. Scott Fitz

Amida sanzon raigo zu

Japanese, Muromachi period, 14th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 20: no. 129

Dimensions

102.2 x 42.6 cm (40 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

08.113

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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