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Asian Art

Sakyamuni with Sixteen Arhats

19th century

Hanging scroll: Ink and colors on silk, incised metal rollers

without mounting (I): 47 3/16 × 22 7/16 in. (119.8 × 57 cm)
with mounting: 76 15/16 × 31 7/8 in. (195.5 × 81 cm)
with rollers: 34 5/8 in. (88 cm)
without mounting (J): 47 5/16 × 22 3/8 in. (120.1 × 56.8 cm)
with mounting: 77 1/16 × 31 7/8
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Davison Ficke
1956.38.5i-k
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Arthur Davison Ficke (1883–1945) collection; Gladys Brown Ficke (1890–1973), New Haven, Conn.; gift in 1956 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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