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Dainichi, the Buddha of Infinite Illumination

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Provenance

1911 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Dainichi nyorai zazo

Japanese, late Heian period, later half of the 11th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 35: no. 11

Dimensions

Height of figure: 151 cm (59 7/16 in.); Height with base: 174 cm (68 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.10

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress; joined woodblock construction

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture