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Hyakki yagyo 百鬼夜行

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1913,0501,0.83

  • Title (object)

    • Hyakki yagyo 百鬼夜行
  • Description

    Painting, handscroll. Night procession of one hundred demons. Ink and colours on paper. Signed and sealed.

    [Jap.Ptg.27(T)]
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  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 18thC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 27.8 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Hanabusa Itcho ga
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Content

        信香
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Shinko
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1913

  • 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.

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    1913,0501,0.83

  • Additional IDs

    • Jap.Ptg.27 (Japanese Painting Number)
Painting. Night procession of one hundred demons. Ink and colours on paper. Signed and sealed.

Painting. Night procession of one hundred demons. Ink and colours on paper. Signed and sealed.

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