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Karasu Tengu (Crow Tengu)
  • Ōhara Donshū
    died 1857
    active: Japan
  • Karasu Tengu (Crow Tengu), late 1800s–early 1900s, Meiji period (1868–1912) or Taisho period (1912–1926)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 123 x 49 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 48 3/8 x 19 1/4 in
    Mount Dimensions: 191.4 x 63.2 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 75 3/8 x 24 7/8 in
  • Gift of the Japanese Art Research Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1983.0014
Label Text

Loosely brushed composition with large standing figure with long nose, holding pole with ornament atop it, in upper portion of composition. Crouching figures below him, which have birds' head and wings, but bodies of men.