SHOTOKU-TAISHI

 

 

SHOTOKU-TAISHI – Japanese Shinto/Buddhist wooden statue (Dealer: titcoRet) – Elaborate wood carving of Prince Shotoku (574-622) with ‘shaku’ (flat wooden baton) on his hands and such beautiful worn face, known as a devotee of Buddhism who comes from Imperial family relating deeply with Shintoism, like also known from his famous proverb, “Harmony is the greatest of virtues.”. Edo period, 19th century. Total: approx. H 15cm (5.90in), Image: approx. H 13.5cm (5.31in)

 

 

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