Buddhist deity: Gokei Monju (Manjushri)

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Historical period(s)
Kamakura period, 13th-14th century
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W: 105.6 x 48.8 cm (41 9/16 x 19 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.316
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

Keywords
Buddhism, Japan, Kamakura period (1185 - 1333), Manjushri
Provenance

To 1911
Y. Fujita and Company, Kyoto, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Y. Fujita and Company, in Kyoto, in 1911 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 894, pg. 290, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Y. Fujita and Company (C.L. Freer source)

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum