Bodhisattva (Bosatsu)

Historical period(s)
Heian period, 10th century
Lacquer on cloth with gilding
H x W x D: 60 × 40 × 30 cm (23 5/8 × 15 3/4 × 11 13/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Lacquer, Sculpture


bodhisattva, Buddhism, Heian period (794 - 1185), Japan
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 114, vol. 2: p. 181.
  • Catalogue of the Inaugural Exhibition, June 6-September 20, 1916. Exh. cat. Cleveland, June 6 - September 20, 1916. pp. 297, 300, fig. 7.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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