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Jizo, the Bodhisattva of the Earth Matrix

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Provenance

1911 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Jizo bosatsu ryuzo

Japanese, Kamakura period, latter half of the 13th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 39: no. 41

Dimensions

61.0 cm (24 in.) (height overall)

Accession Number

11.17

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress with polychrome, gold, and inlaid crystal; joined woodblock construction

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture