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Bishamonten, the Guardian of the North

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Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Bishamonten zo

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 27: no. 201

Dimensions

85.4 x 34.3 cm (33 5/8 x 13 1/2 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4043

Medium or Technique

Hanging Scroll; ink, color, and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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