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The Descent of Jûichimen Kannon, the Eleven-headed Bodhisattva of Compassion

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Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the MFA.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Jûichimen Kannon bosatsu raigo zu

Japanese, Kamakura period, 13th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 11: no. 48

Dimensions

69.4 x 26.2cm (27 5/16 x 10 5/16in.)

Accession Number

11.4046

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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