Sakyamuni with Brahmin Ascetics, a Section from the Sutra of Cause and Effect, Past and Present (Kako genzai e inga-kyô)

Japanese
Kamakura period
late 13th century


Dimensions

Image: 28.3 x 40.3 cm (11 1/8 x 15 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2014.903

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Matsunaga Jian (Matsunaga Yasuzemon, b. 1875 - d. 1971). 2006, sold by London Gallery, Ltd., Tokyo to Sylvan Barnet and William Burto, Cambridge, MA; 2014, gift of Sylvan Barnet and the estate of William Burto to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 25, 2014)

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William Charles Burto in honor of Anne Nishimura Morse and Samuel Crowell Morse