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Shaka, the Historical Buddha

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釋迦如來 六百九十年 託摩爲久 [書付]

Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Shaka nyorai zo

Japanese, Muromachi period, 15th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 16: no. 88

Dimensions

92.7 x 39.3 cm (36 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4093

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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