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Lohan manifesting himself as an eleven-headed Guanyin

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Provenance

Daitokuji, Buddhist monastery in Kyoto, Japan; 1895, sold by Daitokuji to Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935); 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 8, 1906)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Southern Song dynasty, about 1178

Dimensions

111.5 x 53.1cm (43 7/8 x 20 7/8in.)

Accession Number

06.289

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

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