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Japanese Sculpture

"Japanese Sculpture"

Honkan Room 11  July 24, 2018 (Tue) - October 21, 2018 (Sun)

  
Standing Bosatsu (Bodhisattva), Kamakura period, 13th century

This gallery introduces the history of sculptural art in Japan through prototypical wood-sculptures featuring examples dating from the Heian and Kamakura periods, the zenith of Japanese sculpture.

Current exhibit includes:
Standing Jizo Bosatsu (Ksitigarbha), Kamakura period, 13th century
Standing Juichimen Kannon Bosatsu (Ekadasamukha),
Heian period, 9th century
Standing Bosatsu (Bodhisattva),
Kamakura period, 13th century