Embroidery of a Thousand-Armed Kannon

Unidentified Artist
, Japanese

Period: Muromachi period (1392–1573)
Date: probably late 15th–early 16th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Hanging scroll remounted on a panel; embroidered silk appliquéed to cotton backing
Dimensions: Overall: 76 3/4 x 31 1/8 in. (195 x 79 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line: Purchase, Sue Cassidy Clark Gift, in memory of Terry Satsuki Milhaupt, 2013
Accession Number: 2013.114

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