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Medium:
Gold and silver on indigo-dyed paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 28.5 × 56.2 cm (11 1/4 × 22 1/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1163
Period:
Heian period
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Words of Wisdom: Buddhist Calligraphy from Japan (April 1, 2023 to February 25, 2024)
The Power of Words in an Age of Crisis (October 14, 2017 to May 6, 2018)
Faith and Form: Selected Calligraphy and Painting from the Japanese Religious Traditions (March 20 to July 18, 2004)
The Written Image: Japanese Calligraphy and Painting from the Sylvan Barnet and William Burto Collection (October 1, 2002 to March 02, 2003)
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Late Heian (Fujiwara) period (897 - 1185)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Lotus Sutra  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William Burto in honor of Yanagi Takashi and his sons, Koichi and Koji
Accession Number:
F2014.6.3a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye324e41d42-7cde-488d-8103-59cb6ffe4772
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F2014.6.3a-c