Raiko slaying the Demon Shuten-doji
Date: 1849-52
The moment of truth when Raiko (Minamoto no Yorimitsu) decapitates the demon Shutendoji in his lair. Unusual is the depiction of the heavenly sage in the rightmost sheet, who seems to be sending blessing rays onto this scene of triumph over evil.
Size: oban triptych (38.5 x 75.5 cm)
Condition: Excellent impression and color. Very good condition.
Inventory Number: KMA011