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Mahaprajapati nursing the infant Buddha

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Provenance

Zhang Zhu (b. 1287 - d. 1368). 1787, Luo Cho. 1912, sold by Wanyan Jingxian (d. by 1928), Beijing, to Okakura Kakuzo (b. 1862 - d. 1913) for the MFA. (Accession Date: September 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Yuan dynasty, early 14th century

Dimensions

Overall: 31.9 x 508 cm (12 9/16 x 200 in.) Image: 31.9 x 94.4 cm (12 9/16 x 37 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.902

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

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