User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Juichimen Kannon, the Eleven-headed Bodhisattva of Compassion

Start collecting

Provenance

1944 gift of John Spaulding

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding

Juichimen Kannon bosatsu ryuzo

Japanese, Meiji era, latter half of the 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 45: no. 74

Dimensions

15.0 cm (5 7/8 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

44.678

Medium or Technique

Sandalwood with gold

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture