Kichijoten, Yakushiji

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Unknown Artist
published on 23 May 2019
Kichijoten, Yakushiji

A painting on hemp which shows Kichijoten, a Buddhist deity of fertility and good fortune, but thought to be modelled on Empress Komyo (l. 701-760 CE). Yakushiji temple, Nara, Japan.

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Artist, U. (2019, May 23). Kichijoten, Yakushiji. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10782/

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Artist, Unknown. "Kichijoten, Yakushiji." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 23, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10782/.

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Artist, Unknown. "Kichijoten, Yakushiji." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 May 2019. Web. 17 Nov 2019.

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