beginning of scroll fragment Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.953
Title
Buddhist Sutra: Abitalma Kyeshinjokron (Chinese, Abidamo Jieshenzulun; Sanskrit, Abhidharma-dhatu-kaya-pada), Chapter 1, Preface
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Abidalma Gyesinjokron
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
handscroll
Date
1401-1418
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910
Culture
Korean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/209343
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Section of a handscroll; gold ink on indigo-blue paper
Dimensions
H. 30.7 x W. 113 cm (12 1/16 x 44 1/2 in.)
Provenance
Philip Hofer (1898-1984), Cambridge, MA (by 1985), bequest; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1985.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.953
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

The Arts of Korea, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 07/11/1992 - 01/31/1993

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