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The Buddha Preaching the “Perfection of Wisdom” (Prajnaparamita) Sutra

A work made of hanging scroll; ink, colors, and gold on silk.
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  • A work made of hanging scroll; ink, colors, and gold on silk.

Date:

14th century

Artist:

Artist Unknown
Japanese

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

The Buddha Preaching the “Perfection of Wisdom” (Prajnaparamita) Sutra

Origin

Japan

Date

1300–1399

Medium

Hanging scroll; ink, colors, and gold on silk

Dimensions

182.8 × 69.8 cm

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eleanor Coon Briggs in memory of her husband, William Allen Briggs

Reference Number

1999.258

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