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Shoki, the Demon-Queller
  • Okumura Masanobu
    1686–1764
    active: Japan
  • Shoki, the Demon-Queller, circa 1740s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut, hand coloring
  • Frame Dimensions: 36 3/4 x 12 3/4 x 1 1/2 in
    Weight: 8 lbs
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7789
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Long thin monochromatic image of a male figure. The man is shown in the bottom two-thirds of the image. He has a beard, moustache, and black hat. He is looking left. He wears gray robes and black boots. He has a sword on the left. His right foot is showing and his left hand. There is text at the top.