Spoils of Time Antiques and Fine ArtSpoils of Time
Home
 
Japanese Edo Carved, Lacquered Wood Buddhist Guardian

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Devotional Objects: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1091361

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6


Spoils of Time
online only
Frederick, MD 21701


Guest Book

$395.00

Japanese Edo Carved, Lacquered Wood Buddhist Guardian
A Japanese carved and lacquered wood figure of a Buddhist Guardian. (Originally part of a small scale group comprised of at least a central figure and pair of acolytes.) Up to 12 such guardian figures are possible in a temple grouping. Condition is good and presentable with one small loss of wood to one sleeve and some minor lacquer losses. Missing are a nimbus and possibly an ornament atop the helmet. Height: 9 3/8 inch (23.8cm) including a 3/16 (1.9cm) inch high base to which it is affixed.


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2014 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help