The Illustrated Sutra of Past and Present Karma (Kako genzai inga kyō emaki)

Artist: Unidentified Artist Japanese, active late 13th century
Period: Kamakura period (1185–1333)
Date: late 13th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: Image: 10 7/8 x 22 3/8 in. (27.6 x 56.8 cm) Overall with mounting: 43 1/2 x 23 1/4 in. (110.5 x 59.1 cm) Overall with knobs: 43 1/2 x 25 1/4 in. (110.5 x 64.1 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Purchase, several members of The Chairman's Council Gifts, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Foundation and Mary and James G. Wallach Foundation Gifts, 2012
Accession Number: 2012.249

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