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Painting, hanging scroll. Shoki beating a demon. Ink, colours and gold on paper. Sealed. With accompanying certificate by Kohitsu Ryonin.
Height: 178.50 centimetres (mount)
Height: 85.50 centimetres
Width: 76 centimetres (mount)
Width: 55 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- This is a faithful copy of a painting of Zhong Kui (colour on silk) from Yuan-dynasty China, in the collection of Kuboso Memorial Museum of Arts, Izumi (Osaka), Important Cultural Property. (Maizawa Rei, Tokyo National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, November 2019)
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The collection of Japanese and Chinese paintings belonging to Arthur Morrison was purchased by Sir William Gwynne-Evans, who presented it to the British Museum in 1913.
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- Additional IDs
Asia painting number: Jap.Ptg.346 (Japanese Painting Number)