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Kokuzo, the Bodhisattva of the Sky Matrix

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Provenance

1911 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Kokuzo bosatsu zazo

Japanese, late Heian period, first half of the 11th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 34: no. 10

Dimensions

55 cm (21 5/8 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

11.15a-c

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress with polychrome and gold; single woodblock construction

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture