Senju Kannon, the Thousand-armed Bodhisattva of Compassion

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

Senju Kannon, the Thousand-armed Bodhisattva of Compassion

  • 千手観音菩薩像
  • Japanese, Heian period, 12th century
Dimensions
138.8 x 65.1 cm (54 5/8 x 25 5/8 in.) (height x width)
Medium or Technique
Panel; ink, color, gold, and silver on silk
Classification
Paintings
Type
Panel
Catalogue Raisonné
Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 5: no. 3
Accession Number
11.4034
On view
Japanese Buddhist Gallery - 278C

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