Standing figure

citation

Historical period(s)
Nara period, late 8th century
Medium
Lacquer
Dimensions
H x W x D: 60.9 x 20.9 x 19 cm (24 x 8 1/4 x 7 1/2 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1966.34
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Lacquer, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
bodhisattva, Buddhism, Japan, Nara period (645 - 794), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mayuyama & Co., Ltd.

Published References
  • Ann Yonemura. Japanese Lacquer. Washington, 1979. cat. 1, p. 10.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 90, p. 179.
  • Masterpieces of Chinese and Japanese Art: Freer Gallery of Art handbook. Washington, 1976. p. 87.
  • Kuno Takeshi. Bodhisattva, Formerly Owned by the Hara Family. Tokyo, August 1966. cat. 14, pp. 89-92.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum