"Fudō Myōō" by Kanō Hōgai
Kanō Hōgai (1828-1888) ’s painting depicts the incarnation of Dainichi Buddha sitting with his legs crossed on the floor with his legs crossed at the front of the cave. Waves spray on the rocks facing the sea of the cave. The figure of Fudō Myōō, holding a treasure sword in his hand, tightening his mouth and staring at the front, is full of strength. The inside of the cave is painted with gold mud like a flaming halo. The gold brushstrokes highlight the flame and muscular black body of Fudō Myōō.
Title: Fudō Myōō
Author: Kanō Hōgai
Own: Tokyo University of the Arts