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Asian Art

Buddha with Kannon and Seishi

1868–1912

Hanging scroll, gold on purple silk

without mounting: 31 13/16 × 14 5/8 in. (80.8 × 37.1 cm)
with mounting: 64 1/4 × 18 7/8 in. (163.2 × 48 cm)
with rollers: 21 in. (53.4 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Doolittle in memory of Helen Wells Seymour
1954.12.7
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Laura Seymour Doolittle (1873–1957), New Haven, Conn., to 1954; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1954

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