University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKakemono
Object Number: 29-96-509
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Paint
Silk
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Portrait
Length: 204cm
Width: 88.5cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Paper. Kakemono, portrait of a Buddhist priest seated on carved chair. Colors brown, yellow, orange, white and green. Black and touches of gold-buff background. Hanging is rose color. Framing bands of blue also flowered orange silk.


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