The Bodhisattva Jizo

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The Bodhisattva Jizo

Sculpture / Kamakura

Kamakura period, 13th century

Wood with paint, gold, and crystal (eyes)

高97.9 台座高39.4

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Jizo is a deity who rescues people from hell. This work shows him in a Japanese-style robe, a detail probably intended to make him more approachable and familiar to people in Japan."

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