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section 1: Lotus Sutra, Chapters 20-23

Lotus Sutra, Chapters 20-23

Type
Handscroll
Historical period(s)
Heian period, 1180
Medium
Handscroll; color, gold, and silver on indigo-dyed paper, rock crystal jiku
Dimension(s)
H x W (overall): 26 x 877.3 cm (10 1/4 x 345 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1980.199
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Keyword(s)
bird, Buddhism, dance, Heian period (794 - 1185), Japan, Lotus Sutra, WWII-era provenance
Collection(s) Area
Japanese Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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