Shoki, the demon queller by Okumura Masanobu

In the 'Kano' style (traditional for representations of Shoki the demon queller).

Details

Medium:
Woodblock print with hand-colouring
Dimensions:
625 x 256 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £12,000)
Acquired in:
1996
Vendor:
Richard Kruml

Provenance

The print is rare and is known in only four other impressions (one in Chicago, two in Honolulu, and one in an Israeli private collection).

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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