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Daiitoku myôô, the Wisdom King of Great Awe-inspiring Power

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Provenance

Acquired by Okakura Kakuzo during the 1890s in Japan; purchased from the heirs of Okakura Kakuzo by William Sturgis Bigelow in 1920; gift to the Museum by William Sturgis Bigelow in memory of Okakura Kakuzo.

Credit Line

Given in memory of Okakura-Kakuzo by William Sturgis Bigelow

Japanese, Heian period, 11th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 5: no. 7

Dimensions

194.3 x 118.8 cm (76 1/2 x 46 3/4 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

20.750

Medium or Technique

Panel; ink, color, gold, and silver on silk

Collections

Asia

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