Daibutsu, Great Bronze Statue of Buddha at Kamakura, Japan
Henry Roderick Newman
Newman made one trip to Japan in 1896–97. This meticulously painted view of the famed bronze statue of Buddha at Kamakura is one of a number of watercolors he completed in 1898 that were inspired by his stay in Japan.
Watercolor and graphite on paper
Signed, dated, and inscribed lower left: "H R Newman / Kamakura / 1898"
Gift of Alfred T. White
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Henry Roderick Newman (American, 1843-1917). Daibutsu, Great Bronze Statue of Buddha at Kamakura, Japan, 1898. Watercolor and graphite on paper, 20 x 14 in. (50.8 x 35.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alfred T. White, 07.270 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 07.270_SL1.jpg)
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