Commentary on the Sutras

citation

Historical period(s)
Late Nara period, 759
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 23.2 × 51.1 cm (9 1/8 × 20 1/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William Burto
Accession Number
F2014.6.19a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Handscroll (mounted as a hanging scroll)

Keywords
Buddhism, Japan, Late Nara (Tempyo) period (710 - 794), sutra
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Sylvan Barnet 1926 - 2015
William Burto 1921-2013

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

Copyright with museum