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Maker(s):Kubota Beisen
Culture:Japanese (1852-1906)
Title:Raiko Taking a Bath
Date Made:1852-1906
Materials:Woodblock print (woodcut); sumizuri-e, ink on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Sheet/Image: 16 13/16 in x 11 9/16 in; 42.7 cm x 29.4 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, Beisen hitsu]; INSCRIPTION: recto, upp. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, [ill.]].
Accession Number:  MH 1963.94.Q.RII
Credit Line:GIft of Mrs. Louise K. Howe (Class of 1957)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Raiko, the thunder god, taking a bath by the side of a wooden tub.

creatures; legends

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