Jizo, the Bodhisattva of the Earth Matrix

Provenance

1911 gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Jizo, the Bodhisattva of the Earth Matrix

  • Jizo bosatsu ryuzo
  • 地蔵菩薩立像 一躯
  • Japanese, Kamakura period, latter half of the 13th century
Dimensions
61.0 cm (24 in.) (height overall)
Medium or Technique
Japanese cypress with polychrome, gold, and inlaid crystal; joined woodblock construction
Classification
Sculpture
Type
Woodcarving
Catalogue Raisonné
Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 39: no. 41
Accession Number
11.17
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