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深大寺釈迦如来倚像:明治42年、元三大師堂の壇下で柴田常恵によって発見され、一躍注目を浴びるようになった。深大寺は玄奘(西遊記・三蔵法師のモデル)の守護神・深沙大王に因む、浅草寺に次ぐ東京の古刹。なお、柴田氏の資料は現在國學院大蔵。

Bodhisattva, probably Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin) Period: Northern Qi dynasty (550–577) Date: ca. 550–560 Culture: China Medium: Sandstone with pigment

Head of a Bodhisattva Period: Tang dynasty (618–907) Date: ca. 710 Culture: China Medium: Sandstone with pigment

Eleven-Headed Kannon (Ekadashamukha) : Nanbokuchô period (1336–92) 13th–14th century, Japan / Wood with lacquer and gold-leaf decoration; inlaid crystal eyes

Kaikei (Japanese, active 1183–1223). Fudō Myōō, early 13th century. Kamakura period (1185–1333). Japan. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mary Griggs Burke Collection, Gift of the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation, 2015. (2015.300.252a, b) | This work is exhibited in the “Celebrating the Arts of Japan: The Mary Griggs Burke Collection” exhibition, on view through January 22, 2017 #AsianArt100

Shō Kannon Period: late Heian period (ca. 900–1185) Date: 12th century Culture: Japan Medium: Wood with traces of gilding and polychromy