Collection Area: Japanese Art

99 objects
F2018.4.39a-d

Dōgen

https://asia.si.edu/object/F2018.4.39a-d
F1998.308.4

Mandala

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1998.308.4
F1998.296

Bodhidharma

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1998.296
F1996.29

Gibbon

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1996.29
F1997.12

Bodhidharma

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1997.12

The subject of this painting is Bodhidharma, the Indian patriarch of Zen Buddhism. In a highly simplified style using only a few brush strokes, the artist Fūgai Eikun, has sketched the head and shoulders of Bodhidharma, giving emphasis to his penetrating gaze.

FSC-RE-12

Hibo Kannon

https://asia.si.edu/object/FSC-RE-12
FSC-PA-191

Bodhidharma

https://asia.si.edu/object/FSC-PA-191