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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.599
Title
Printed Sutra of Avalokitesvara (Kanzeon-kyō)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Kanzeon-kyō
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Early Edo period, 1650
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/211519
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Folded book; ink on paper
Dimensions
H. 28.3 x W. 10.5 cm (11 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (colopon indicates: copy by nun Shōei from 1433 Chinese original)
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
1985.599
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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