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Alfred Leslie (American (North American))
Mary Wigman's Dance Class
Gift of Maurice and Margo Cohen, Birmingham, Michigan

Alexander Brook (American (North American))
Nude on a Navajo Blanket
1930 – 1932
Gift of The Ann Arbor Art Association, in memory of Ruby S. Churchhill

Torii Kiyonobu
1925 – 1935
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
This painting depicts the bodhisattva Jizō standing by the bank of a river surrounded by children.  The majority of these are seated on the ground, creating small piles of rocks, but a few pull on the divinity’s robes. At a distance is a red demonic figure (oni) leaning on a staff with his arm outstretched over the water. 
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
The Bodhisattva Jizô with a demon and children
1700 – 1899
Gift of Susan Pratt Walton in honor of Catherine Mariotti Pratt and James Bisset

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Demon Soliticing Contributions
20th century
Gift of Rudolf and Mary Arnheim
Image of a horse and rider pulling a figure inside of a carriage.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Horse and Rider
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink

Checker Players [Duplicate]
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy R. Neuberger

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Bodhidharma Crossing the Yangtze on a Reed
Gift of Stephen H. and Patricia O. Spurr from the Henry Jewett Greene Collection

Agostino Carracci (Italian (culture or style))
18th century
Gift of George Baumgartner in memory of Max Baumgartner

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Shôki the Demon Queller
1700 – 1899
Gift of John J. Schloss
This depiction of Monju (Sanskrit: Mañjuśrī), the bodhisattva of wisdom, shows him seated on his typical lion mount, holding a vajra sword and lotus, upon which rests a sutra scroll. While most of the pigments have deteriorated with age, the brightly colored lotus and dappled skin of the lion suggest the original vibrant colors of the image. 
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Bodhisattva Mañjusri (J. Monju Bosatsu) seated on a lion
18th century
From the collection of Harold Phillip Stern
The painting has a large tree in the forground, behind which is positioned a small hut which has two figures seated inside. Behind the hut are mountains and a small path disappearing in the distance on the bottom left of the image. 
Tanomura Chokunyû (Japanese (culture or style))
Scholars in a Thatched Hut Under an Old Tree
1850 – 1950
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
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