Bodhisattva (Bosatsu)

Historical period(s)
Heian period, 10th century
Medium
Lacquer on cloth with gilding
Dimensions
H x W x D: 60 × 40 × 30 cm (23 5/8 × 15 3/4 × 11 13/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1906.53
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Lacquer, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
bodhisattva, Buddhism, Heian period (794 - 1185), Japan
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Ikeda Seisuke (C.L. Freer source) 1839 - 1900
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

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, 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
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum