Shaka, the Historical Buddha

Shaka nyorai zazo
釈迦如来坐像 一躯

Japanese
late Heian period
late 10th–early 11th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 2, pg. 34: no. 6

Dimensions

Overall: 83cm (32 11/16in.)

Accession Number

09.72

Medium or Technique

Cherry with polychrome and gold; single woodblock construction

On View

Japanese Buddhist Gallery (Gallery 278C)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

1909, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection