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Buddhist Monk with begging bowl

Accession Number
1979/2.81

Title
Buddhist Monk with begging bowl

Artist(s)
Japanese

Artist Nationality
Japanese (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
18th century

Medium & Support
hanging scroll fragment (framed), ink and color on silk

Dimensions
20 5/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. ( 52.39 cm x 25.08 cm )

Credit Line
Gift of Mr. William Muschenheim

Subject matter
A image of a standing figure in a monk's habit; the damaged condition makes it impossible to read ayny inscriptions that might have once identified the figure.

Primary Object Classification
Painting

Primary Object Type
hanging scroll

Additional Object Classification(s)
Painting

Collection Area
Asian

Rights
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Keywords
Buddhism
monks
portraits

5 Related Resources

Buddhism
(Part of 2 Learning Collections)
Ink and Realisms
(Part of: Artist Associations and Art Movements)
Japan Pax Tokugawa 1600-1868
(Part of: Empires and Colonialism)
Silk
(Part of: Exchange and Influence on Global Trade Routes)

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