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Maitreya as Budai with children

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Provenance

May, 1912, purchased in Beijing by Okakura Kakuzo (b. 1862 - d. 1913) for the MFA. (Accession Date: September 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Ming dynasty, Dated 1503

Dimensions

171.3 x 97.7 cm (67 7/16 x 38 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.883

Medium or Technique

Ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings