Taishakuten, from Myôten-ji Temple, Kôiyama, Ayô
帝釈天 「阿陽 高井山 妙典寺」
Artist Unknown, Japanese
Similar prints: Mitsui, Nihon no bukkyô hanga (1986), #135; Anderson, J. Wood Engravings (1908), fig. 4
26.4 x 14.6 cm (10 3/8 x 5 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink on paper
Not On View
Myôten-ji is a Nichiren sect temple in present-day Saitama Prefecture. The print illustrated by Anderson is attributed to NIchiren himself; it appears to be the same as British Museum no. 1919,0718,0.1 .
Gift of Robert T. Paine, Jr.