Artist Japanese
  • Anoku-Fu Sutra
Date from 1183 to 1185
Medium Gold and silver ink on indigo paper; gilded copper or silver roller
Dimensions Overall: 10 × 123 inches (25.4 × 312.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, L. A. Young Fund
Accession Number 61.5
Department Asian Art
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in red, between the frontispiece and the first line of the sutra text: Jingoji [seal]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in gold, in Chinese characters: [a Buddhist text]
Jingoji (Kyoto, Japan).
Harry C. Nail;
1961-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 44, no. 3 (1965): p. 47 (ill.).

Handbook of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1971, p. 53.