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Pedestal for Miroku, the Bodhisattva of the Future

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Provenance

Until 1906, Temple of Kôfuku-ji, Nara, Japan. Okakura Kakuzo (b. 1862 - d. 1913), Boston; 1920, sold by the estate of Okakura Kakuzô to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 3, 1920)

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund

Japanese, Kamakura period, dated 1189

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 38: no. 33

Dimensions

106.6cm (41 15/16in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

20.723b

Not on View

OL2

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture