Demon Attendants of Shutendôji at a Party on Mount Ôe

大江山酒呑童子の家来の鬼

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Attributed to Komatsuken (Japanese), Designer Raishi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #631; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 608

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 32.2 x 21.9 cm (12 11/16 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6304

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possibly from a untitled series illustrating the story of Shutendôji.

Signed

Raishi kô (designer)

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of E.F. Fenollosa; 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