Benzaiten, the Goddess of Music and Good Fortune, and Fifteen Attendants

Benzaiten jugo doji zo
弁財天十五童子像

Japanese
Muromachi period
14th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 19: no. 117

Dimensions

Image: 98.7 x 39.3 cm (38 7/8 x 15 1/2 in.) Overall: 184.1 x 62.5 cm (72 1/2 x 24 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.4077

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection