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Priest Raigō of Mii Temple Transformed into a Rat
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
    1839–1892
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Priest Raigō of Mii Temple Transformed into a Rat, 1891, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Shinkei sanjūrokkaisen (36 Ghosts and Demons)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 371 x 250 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 5/8 x 9 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Weare-West Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1984.0036
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Large rat in brown and purple robes chewing on paper. Gray mice running down pillar, and group of mice at foot of rat.