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Monju, the Bodhisattva of Wisdom

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Provenance

1906 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Monju bosatsu zo

Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 30: no. 241

Dimensions

92.2 x 38.5 cm (36 5/16 x 15 3/16 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

06.2379

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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