Portrait of Hônen Shônin, composed of written characters (moji-e)

法然上人像 (文字絵)

Japanese
Meiji–Taishô era
Early 20th century
Attributed to Yamazaki Bennei (Japanese, 1859–1920)


Dimensions

30.2 x 18.2 cm (11 7/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.60.17.63

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a portfolio of sixty-five assorted Buddhist and Shinto prints, RES.60.17.1 to .65.

Signed

Shamon Bennei haisho (Respectfully written by Priest Bennei)
沙門弁栄拝書

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine, Jr.