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Seishi, the Bodhisattva who has Obtained Great Power

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Provenance

1905 purchased by Okakura Kakuzo in Japan for the Museum

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Seishi bosatsu ryuzo

Japanese, Kamakura period, 14th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 42: no. 53 (2)

Dimensions

50.3 cm (19 13/16 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

05.214

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress with gold and inlaid crystal; joined woodblock construction

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture