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Shutendôji, the Demon of Mount Ôe

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MFA impressions: 11.19710, 21.5695 Possibly from a untitled series illustrating the story of Shutendôji.

Signed

Komatsuken ga (artist); Raishi kô (designer)

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1765 (Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #632; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 457; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 166, #2

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 31.6 x 20.4 cm (12 7/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5695

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints