- Museum number
- Object: Shuten-doji
Painting, section from a handscroll. Scene from legend of destruction by Minamoto no Yorimitsu of the ogre Shuten-doji.
- Production date
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1997 Oct 13 -1998 Jan 5, India, New Delhi, National Museum, The Enduring Image
1998 Feb 9 - May 3, India, Mumbai, Sir Caswasjee Jahangir Hall, The Enduring Image
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The collection of over 2,000 Japanese and Chinese paintings assembled by Prof. William Anderson during his residency in Japan, 1873-1880, was acquired by the Museum in 1881. The items were not listed in the register, but rather were published separately as the 'Descriptive and Historical Catalogue of a Collection of Japanese and Chinese Paintings in the British Museum' (Longmans & Co, 1886).
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Asia painting number: Jap.Ptg.487 (Japanese Painting Number)