67 UMMA Objects
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Khmer (Khmer (general))
Guardian Lion
12th century
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund

Kitao Shigemasa
Temple at Honjo (perspective picture)
1775 – 1785
Museum Purchase

Saitō Kiyoshi (Japanese (culture or style))
Shinadera Nagasaki (Chinese Temple, Nagasaki)
Gift of the artist
At the center of the mandala is Amidha Buddha, surrounded by other golden holy figures on clouds, indicated by the rings around their heads.  On the ground surrounding the figures are seated men and women in variously colored robes. At the center and front of the holy beings is a man dressed in a grey robe seated under an awning. One of the holy figures is offering him a lotus blossom. <br />Behind the Buddha is a temple. To the left and right of this are partial views of smaller buildings. The background of the image also contains buildings and mountains, partially obscured by mist. Among the back mountains is a trail of clouds with other holy figures heading into the sky.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Taima Temple Mandala: Amida Welcomes Chûjôhime to the Western Paradise
16th century
Museum Purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
This photograph depicts an aerial view of ruins and the surrounding archaeological sites on a bright day with shadows cast by trees.
Marilyn Bridges (American (North American))
Iasos, Turkey
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)

19th century
Gift of W. Howard and Margaret Bond
Painted on a hanging scroll, containing imagery of mountains, buildings, trails, trees, a lake, and an inscription in the upper right corner. The trees are painted in green ink while the rest is in black ink. The inscription has three red stamps with one on the upper right and two following on the left. The painting has three main sections. The bottom section has trees, rocks, 5 buildings, and a small bridge on the right. Between the first and second sections appears to be a lake. The second section in the middle has trees, rocks, and more buildings. Between the second and third sections appears to be fog. In the third upper section is three mountain peaks topped with trees and a mountain is shown behind them. The inscription above is 6 lines of vertical writing.&nbsp;
Nukina Kaioku
Visualization of the poem, 'Lake, Mountain, Willow Tree and Mist'
1800 – 1866
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern

Chen Jiru (Ch'ên Chi-ju)
Remote Mountain Temple by the River
1558 – 1639
Museum purchase, Acquisition Fund
Tall color print of Hommon Temple. A bright blue sky characterizes the top portion of the image, getting darker in the lower registers. The spire of the red temple stretches up into the sky.
Kawase Hasui
Pagoda of Hommon Temple, Ikegami
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund

Jules Ferdinand Jacquemart (French (culture or style))
Le Supplicié Mamija Hasimé
1837 – 1880
Museum Purchase
A mountain landscape with temple architecture and trees.
Gao Cen (Chinese (culture or style))
Buddha's Footprint at Zhutang Temple, from the album, Twelve Views of Jinling (Nanjing) (one of pair of albums)
1667 – 1799
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C.D. Carter
Two Egyptian buildings, each with columns, are depicted in a desert landscape with a man sitting on a pile of rubble in front of the complex.
Francis Frith (British (modern))
The Memnonium, Thebes
Gift of Frederick P. and Amy McCombs Currier