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Maker(s):Kitagawa Tsukimaro (Kikumaro)
Culture:Japanese (active 1805-1820)
Title:Shoki, Guardian Deity of Chinese Religion
Date Made:ca. 1805-1815
Materials:Woodblock print (woodcut); sumizuri-e, ink on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Mat: 46.0375 cm x 35.8775 cm; 18 1/8 in x 14 1/8 in; Mount: 45.72 cm x 35.56 cm; 18 in x 14 in; Image: 32.0675 cm x 20.955 cm; 12 5/8 in x 8 1/4 in; Sight: 33.02 cm x 22.86 cm; 13 in x 9 in
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, ctr. r. (black ink): [Japanese character, Tsukimaro hitsu].
Accession Number:  MH 1949.29.Q.RII
Credit Line:Purchase with the Nancy Everett Dwight Fund
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

A vertical print of a man (Shoki) in Chinese robe and boots with overgrown beard.

legends; deities; Chinese

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