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Sonsho Mandala

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Provenance

By 1600 in the collection of Eikyu-ji; 1905 purchased by Okakura Kakuzo in Japan.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Japanese, Kamakura period, 14th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 6: no. 14

Dimensions

90.6 x 56.7 cm (35 11/16 x 22 5/16 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

05.200

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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