Lohans feeding a hungry spirit

五百羅漢圖軸:施飯餓鬼 (林庭珪)

Chinese
Southern Song dynasty
dated 1178
Lin Tinggui (Chinese, second half of 12th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 162.6 x 63.5 cm (64 x 25 in.) Image: 111.4 x 53 cm (43 7/8 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.292

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

On View

Paul and Helen Bernat Gallery (Gallery 274)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

By late 18th century: Collection of Buddhist monastery Daitokuji, Kyoto, Japan. 1895 purchased by MFA from Daitokuji.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection