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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1842
People
Totoya Hokkei, Japanese (1780-1850)
Title
Wu Daozi Painting Zhong Kui (the Demon Queller) in Red Ink/ Wu Daozi (Go), from the series Four Companions of Writing Chamber (Bunbô shiyû), with poems by Kurokao(?) Ryûjuen Chiyonari (from Mino), Funazono Suiki(?), Ryûjuen Tôki, and Ryû no ya (from Biyô)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Bunbô shiyû: Wu Daozi (Go Dôshi)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print, surimono
Date
Edo period, 1823
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock printed "surimono" in "shikishiban" format; Ink, color and metallic pigment on paper
Dimensions
Paper: H. 21.1 cm x W. 18.8 cm (8 5/16 x 7 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Kikô (Aoigaoka) Hokkei
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.1842
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Edythe Polster and Alfred H. Marks, Surimono: Prints by Elbow, Lovejoy Press (Washington D.C., 1980), p. 151

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