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Jizô, the Bodhisattva of the Earth Matrix

Jizô bosatsu zazô

Japanese
12th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 37: no. 24

Dimensions

77.2 cm (30 3/8 in.) (height of figure)

Accession Number

05.227a-d

Medium or Technique

Japanese cypress with polychrome and gold; joined woodblock construction

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Purchased for the Museum by Okakura Kakuzo in Japan, 1905.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund