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Deva, a Heavenly Being

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Provenance

Purchased from the Estate of Okakura Kakuzo.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Tenbu ryuzo

Japanese, late Heian period, latter half of the 10th century A.D.

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 34: no. 7

Dimensions

102.5 cm (40 3/8 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

20.725

Medium or Technique

Cherry with polychrome; single woodblock construction

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture