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Zhong Kui (Shôki) the Demon Queller

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MFA impressions: 21.5744, 65.1034

Signed

Hôgetsudô Okumura Bunkaku Mansanobu kinzu

Marks

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

Source unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Henderson and Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Henderson in memory of Robert T. Paine

Japanese, Edo period, about 1745 (Enkyô 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Birth of the Modern...Vienna 1900 (Neue Galerie, NY, 2011), p. 234 (this impression); Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #76

Dimensions

Wide hashira-e; 60.7 x 24.5 cm (23 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.1034

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints