1655, given by a group from Kyoto to the Daitoku-in on Mount Koya; 1905, purchased for the MFA by Okakura Kakuzo in Japan.
Special Chinese and Japanese Fund
Fudo myoo ryuzo
Japanese, late Heian period, 12th century
Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 37: no. 25
Height of figure: 98.8 cm (38 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Japanese cypress with polychrome and gold; joined woodblock construction