Kamakura period, 14th century
Hanging scroll; embroidered silk
59 x 25.2 cm (23 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.)
Donated to the Minneapolis Institute of Art by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015
London Gallery Ltd. 2000, no. 110.
[Editor]. Buddha’s Smile: Masterpieces of Japanese Buddhist Art. Exh. cat. Tokyo: London Gallery.
This artwork was published as catalogue entry 843 in Volume II of Art through a Lifetime.
[center] seed syllables for (top)
Amida Nyorai, (right)
Kannon Bosatsu, and (left)
The light of Amida illuminates the entire world.
All who praise Amida will be saved.