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Three Poems from the “Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern” (Kokin wakashū), known as the “Araki Fragment” (Araki-gire)

Three Poems from the “Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern” (Kokin wakashū), known as the “Araki Fragment”  (Araki-gire)

Library Scene

Library Scene

Excerpts from Bai Juyi's "Biography of a Master of Drunken Poetry" (Suigin sensei den)

Excerpts from Bai Juyi's "Biography of a Master of Drunken Poetry" (Suigin sensei den)

Scroll of Mudras

Scroll of Mudras

Palace Ladies Bathing Children

Palace Ladies Bathing Children

Samyutagama Sutra, chapter 25

Samyutagama Sutra, chapter 25

Scroll of Mudras

Scroll of Mudras

Summer Mountains

Summer Mountains

Old Trees, Level Distance

Old Trees, Level Distance

Scroll of Deities of the Diamond World Mandala

Scroll of Deities of the Diamond World Mandala

The Classic of Filial Piety

The Classic of Filial Piety

Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru

Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru

Poem Written in a Boat on the Wu River

Poem Written in a Boat on the Wu River

Courtly Odes, Beginning with "Wild Geese"

Courtly Odes, Beginning with "Wild Geese"

Sketch of an "Inviting Rain" Mandala

Sketch of an "Inviting Rain" Mandala

Segment of the Lotus Sutra (Hokekyō)

Segment of the Lotus Sutra (Hokekyō)

Iconographic Drawing of Saturn (Doyō)

Iconographic Drawing of Saturn (Doyō)

Memyo Bosatsu

Memyo Bosatsu

Three poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakashū), known as the “Karasumaru Fragment” (Karasumaru-gire)

Three poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakashū), known as the “Karasumaru Fragment” (Karasumaru-gire)

Daiitoku Myōō

Daiitoku Myōō

Iconographic Drawings of the Five Kings of Wisdom (Myōō-bu shoson)

Iconographic Drawings of the Five Kings of Wisdom (Myōō-bu shoson)

Scroll from the Compendium of Iconographic Drawings (Zuzōshō)

Scroll from the Compendium of Iconographic Drawings (Zuzōshō)

Landscape in the style of Fan Kuan

Landscape in the style of Fan Kuan

Daishōjin Bosatsu, from “Album of Buddhist Deities from the Diamond World and Womb World Mandalas” (“Kontai butsugajō”)

Daishōjin Bosatsu, from “Album of Buddhist Deities from the Diamond World and Womb World Mandalas” (“Kontai butsugajō”)

Page from the “Lady Ise Collection” (Ise shū), from the Nishi-Honganji Edition of the Thirty-Six Poetic Immortals (Nishi-Honganji-bon Sanjūrokuninshū)

Page from the “Lady Ise Collection” (Ise shū), from the Nishi-Honganji Edition of the Thirty-Six Poetic Immortals (Nishi-Honganji-bon Sanjūrokuninshū)

Retreats in the Spring Hills

Retreats in the Spring Hills

Three Poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakashū), or “Shirakawa Fragment” (Shirakawa-gire)

Three Poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakashū), or “Shirakawa Fragment” (Shirakawa-gire)

“Parable of the Medicinal Herbs,” Chapter 5 of the Lotus Sutra

“Parable of the Medicinal Herbs,” Chapter 5 of the Lotus Sutra

Kongōyasha Myōō

Kongōyasha Myōō

Streams and Mountains Under Fresh Snow

Streams and Mountains Under Fresh Snow

Travelers in a Wintry Forest

Travelers in a Wintry Forest

Finches and bamboo

Finches and bamboo

“Devadatta,” Chapter 12 of the Lotus Sutra

“Devadatta,” Chapter 12 of the Lotus Sutra

The Vimalakirti Sutra

The Vimalakirti Sutra

Page from the Illustrations and Explanations of the Three Jewels (Sanbō ekotoba), known as the Tōdaiji Fragment (Tōdaiji-gire)

Page from the Illustrations and Explanations of the Three Jewels  (Sanbō ekotoba), known as the Tōdaiji Fragment (Tōdaiji-gire)

Page from Illustrations and Explanations of the Three Jewels (Sanbō e-kotoba), one of the “Tōdaiji Fragments” (Tōdaiji-gire)

Page from Illustrations and Explanations of the Three Jewels (Sanbō e-kotoba), one of the “Tōdaiji Fragments” (Tōdaiji-gire)

The Secrets of the Nine Luminaries (Kuyō hiryaku)

The Secrets of the Nine Luminaries (Kuyō hiryaku)

In the Palace

In the Palace

Illustrated Frontispiece to the Sutra of Enlightenment through the Accumulation of Merit and Virtue, the So-called Jingoji Sutra

Illustrated Frontispiece to the Sutra of Enlightenment through the Accumulation of Merit and Virtue, the So-called Jingoji Sutra

Anchira-taisho Jochi

Anchira-taisho Jochi

Fisherman's Lodge At Mount Xisai

Fisherman's Lodge At Mount Xisai

Great Wisdom Sutra from the Chū sonji Temple Sutra Collection (Chūsonjikyō)

Great Wisdom Sutra from the Chū sonji Temple Sutra Collection (Chūsonjikyō)

Great Wisdom Sutra from the Chūsonji Temple Sutra Collection (Chūsonjikyō)

Great Wisdom Sutra from the Chūsonji Temple Sutra Collection (Chūsonjikyō)

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Ten Kings of Hell

Scholars of the Liuli Hall

Scholars of the Liuli Hall

Six Horses

Six Horses

Children Playing in the Palace Garden

Children Playing in the Palace Garden

White-Robed Kannon

White-Robed Kannon

Scroll 9 of Collected Iconography (Zuzōshō): Ten (Devas)

Scroll 9 of Collected Iconography (Zuzōshō): Ten (Devas)

"Imperial Visit to the Great Horse Race at the Kaya-no-in Mansion" (Kaya-no-in komakurabe gyōkō emaki), from the Tale of Flowering Fortunes (Eiga monogatari)

"Imperial Visit to the Great Horse Race at the Kaya-no-in Mansion" (Kaya-no-in komakurabe gyōkō emaki), from the Tale of Flowering Fortunes (Eiga monogatari)

Competition Between Poets of Different Eras (Jidai fudō uta awase), depicting the poet Minamoto no Hitoshi

Competition Between Poets of Different Eras (Jidai fudō uta awase), depicting the poet Minamoto no Hitoshi

The Tale of Sumiyoshi (Sumiyoshi monogatari)

The Tale of Sumiyoshi (Sumiyoshi monogatari)

Odes of the State of Bin

Odes of the State of Bin

Buddha Amitabha Descending from His Pure Land

Buddha Amitabha Descending from His Pure Land

Amida Triad in the Form of Sacred Sanskrit Syllables

Amida Triad in the Form of Sacred Sanskrit Syllables

Scene from The Illustrated Sutra of Past and Present Karma (Kako genzai e-inga-kyō; Matsunaga Version)

Scene from The Illustrated Sutra of Past and Present Karma (Kako genzai e-inga-kyō; Matsunaga Version)

The Bodhisattva Manjushri (Monju Bosatsu)

The Bodhisattva Manjushri (Monju Bosatsu)

One Hundred Buffaloes

One Hundred Buffaloes

Kasuga Mandala

Kasuga Mandala

The Poet Fujiwara Kiyotada, from the Narikane Version of the Thirty-six Poetic Immortals

The Poet Fujiwara Kiyotada, from the Narikane Version of the Thirty-six Poetic Immortals

Amitabha triad

Amitabha triad

Benzaiten and Fifteen Attendants

Benzaiten and Fifteen Attendants

Dragon

Dragon

Luohan

Luohan

Sakyamuni and Attendant Bodhisattvas in a Landscape

Sakyamuni and Attendant Bodhisattvas in a Landscape

Cloudy Mountains

Cloudy Mountains

Ox and Herdsman

Ox and Herdsman

Eleven-Headed Kannon on Mount Fudaraka

Eleven-Headed Kannon on Mount Fudaraka

Illustrated Legends of the Kitano Tenjin Shrine (Kitano Tenjin engi emaki)

Illustrated Legends of the Kitano Tenjin Shrine (Kitano Tenjin engi emaki)

Three poems from the Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern (Kokin wakashū)

Three poems from the Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern (Kokin wakashū)

Illustrated Legends of the Kitano Shrine (Kitano Tenjin Engi)

Illustrated Legends of the Kitano Shrine (Kitano Tenjin Engi)

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

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

Tiger

Tiger

Beneficent Rain

Beneficent Rain

Shaka (Shakyamuni) Triad

Shaka (Shakyamuni) Triad

Buddha Amitabha descending from his Pure Land

Buddha Amitabha descending from his Pure Land

Mandala of Monju Bosatsu

Mandala of Monju Bosatsu

Two Poems from the Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern, Continued (Zoku Shoku kokin wakashū)

Two Poems from the Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern, Continued (Zoku Shoku kokin wakashū)

Section of the Dream Diary (Yume no ki) with a Sketch of Mountains

Section of the Dream Diary (Yume no ki) with a Sketch of Mountains

Letter to the Nun Jōjūbō

Letter to the Nun Jōjūbō

Section of the Dream Diary (Yume no ki)

Section of the Dream Diary (Yume no ki)

Poem of Farewell to Liu Man

Poem of Farewell to Liu Man

Chan master riding a mule

Chan master riding a mule

Meeting between Yaoshan and Li Ao

Meeting between Yaoshan and Li Ao

“Universal Gateway,” Chapter 25 of the Lotus Sutra

“Universal Gateway,” Chapter 25 of the Lotus Sutra

Poems on Painting Plum Blossoms and Bamboo

Poems on Painting Plum Blossoms and Bamboo

Ten Verses on Oxherding

Ten Verses on Oxherding

Pear Blossoms

Pear Blossoms

The Pleasures of Fishes

The Pleasures of Fishes

Wang Xizhi watching geese

Wang Xizhi watching geese

Grooms and Horses

Grooms and Horses

Satsubari, the Second of the Sixteen Arhats

Satsubari, the Second of the Sixteen Arhats

Deer Mandala of Kasuga Shrine

Deer Mandala of Kasuga Shrine

Farewell by a Stream on a Clear Day

Farewell by a Stream on a Clear Day

Mikaeri Jizō Bosatsu

Mikaeri Jizō Bosatsu

Arhats

Arhats