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Zhong Kui (Shoki), the Demon Queller, on a Tiger

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Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Shoki zu

Japanese, Muromachi period, 16th century

  • Unkei Eii, Japanese, active first half of the 16th century
Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 6, pg. 111: no. 34

Dimensions

90.4 x 42.7 cm (35 9/16 x 16 13/16 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4158

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

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Asia

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