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Sun Erniang, the Demon Mother (Boyasha Sonnijô), from the series One Hundred and Eight Heroes of the Popular Shuihuzhuan (Tsûzoku Suikoden gôketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori)

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Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

Japanese, Edo period, about 1827–30 (Bunsei 10–Tenpô 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Klompmakers, Of Brigands and Bravery (1998), #45; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S2.5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

64.810

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints