Hanging scroll: Deity Taishakuten

hanging scroll: Deity Taishakuten
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hanging scroll: Deity Taishakuten
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This sketch is mounted on a gold-coloured patterned background and depicts an intricately executed ink drawing of a deity. The figure has long flowing robes and holds a thunderbolt in the right hand, while five fire-like features encircle the head.

Object details
Type of object: Hanging scroll
Type category: Visual work
Material: Ink
Width: 257 mm
Height: 625 mm
Depth: 0 mm
Style/Period: Helen Coleman
Date range: 1233 CE
Discovery site: Helen Coleman
Personal name: -
Role: -
Culture: Japanese
Record data
Artworld id: 10918
Current accession number: UEA 714
Former accession number: -
Credit line: -
Recorded by: SA
Record date: Thu, 1st Jan 1970
Copyright: Copyright© by the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, UEA, Norwich, 2002. All Rights reserved