Antique Stones Japan

Wooden Seated Buddha Fragment Early-Kamakura ca. 1200

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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1492: Item # 1328455

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Antique Stones Japan
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Daikyocho 27
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0015

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Fragment of a seated Buddha sculpted from kaya (Japanese nutmeg). Early-Kamakura Period ca. 1200.

Height: 47 cm
Width: 31 cm
Depth: 21.5 cm

Showing ichiboku-zukuri (single woodblock construction), elegant modeling, and a cherubic countenance of ingratiating diffidence, a sizable Kamakura-Period fragment with extraordinary presence. Highly collectible.