Amida, the Buddha of Infinite Light

Amida nyorai zazo
阿弥陀如来坐像 一躯

Japanese
late Heian period
12th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 35: no. 15

Dimensions

Height of figure: 140.5 cm (55 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.73

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress with gold; joined woodblock construction

On View

Japanese Buddhist Temple Room (Gallery 279)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

1909 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection