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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1984.42
People
Shinzan, Japanese
Title
Avalokitesvara (Kannon Bosatsu) from the Paradise of Amitâbha Buddha (Amida Nyorai); A painted copy of one detail from the Hōryū-ji Kondō murals
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Kannon Bosatsu (Avalokitesvara): Hōryū-ji
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
hanging scroll, painting
Date
Taishō period, datable to 1923
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Taishō era, 1912-1926
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201815
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
98.1 x 77.1 cm (38 5/8 x 30 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Date, title, signature, two seals
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Gift of Lucy Rowland Baer and Her Sisters, Virginia, Sarah, Elise, and Margaret
Accession Year
1984
Object Number
1984.42
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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