Sketch for a fan with a scene from The Tale of Shuten Doji

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Maker(s)
Artist: Kawanabe Kyōsai 河鍋暁斎 (1831-1889)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1831-1889
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 17.2 x 49.2 cm (6 3/4 x 19 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1969.38
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Fan (mounted as album leaf)

Keywords
demon, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Shuten Doji, Tale of Shuten Doji, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Marion U. Hammer

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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