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Jizo, the Bodhisattva of the Earth Matrix

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Inscription

Other: Inscribed on the back: ____, _____, _____, _____. 奉開眼供養地藏尊画  巨勢金岡眞筆壹幅                   于時文化十五戊寅歳佛涅槃日 三部都法大阿闍梨法印大儈都大和尚即全 [裏書]

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 Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Jizo bosatsu zo

Japanese, Muromachi period, 15th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 18: no. 102

Dimensions

87.7 x 37.3 cm (34 1/2 x 14 11/16 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4080

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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