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Illustration and text to the Mahaparinirvana Sutra (Qisha edition)

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Provenance

Yang Shoujing (b. 1839- d. 1912), the Chinese ambassador to the Japanese court. 1984, Donald J. Wineman, New York; sold by Donald J. Wineman to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 12, 1984)

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund

Chinese, Yuan dynasty, about 1301

Dimensions

30.5 x 11.3 cm (12 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.415

Medium or Technique

Wood block print

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Calligraphy