MATERIAL: Hand-Written/Painted
TYPE: Hanging Scroll (Kakejiku)
DIMENSIONS: 18 X 33.5 inches
NOTES: The inscription on the bottom right of this painting tells us that Minamoto (the artist?) is an 86-year-old venerable man.
priceInfo: 204-206: 1580, 3000; 530, 1000
ITEM ID: 777
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Japanese Painting of Christ Praying

Century: 19th (1801-1900)

A rare nineteenth century hand-done Japanese painting of Christ praying in the Garden of Gethsemane.

According to scholar R Shaldjian Morrison, “Okina 翁 means old venerable man. Whoever this Minamoto (the artist?) is, he is an 86-year-old venerable man.”