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The Earth Spider Conjures Goblins at the Mansion of Minamoto no Yorimitsu (Raiko), ca. 1842
Woodblock Print
14 1/4 × 29 3/4 in
36.2 × 75.6 cm
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Illustrated: Exhibitoin of Ukiyo-e by Kuniyohsi. Riccar Museum. pl 278 In this haunting design, Raiko dreams of the Earth Spider, whose demon followers are having a mock battle. Two of Raiko's followers "Shitenno" are playing a game of go, while a third seems unaware of the importance of the battle of demons occuring around him. Shitenno: Japan's most famous ledgendary historical heroes. Minamoto no Yorimitsu aka Raiko and Urabe no Suetake (R), Watanabe no Tsuna and Sakata no Kintoki (C), Usui Sadamitsu (L)
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Ibaya Sensaburo
Signature
Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
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About the work
Series
Illustrated: Exhibitoin of Ukiyo-e by Kuniyohsi. Riccar Museum. pl 278 In this haunting design, Raiko dreams of the Earth Spider, whose demon followers are having a mock battle. Two of Raiko's followers "Shitenno" are playing a game of go, while a third seems unaware of the importance of the battle of demons occuring around him. Shitenno: Japan's most famous ledgendary historical heroes. Minamoto no Yorimitsu aka Raiko and Urabe no Suetake (R), Watanabe no Tsuna and Sakata no Kintoki (C), Usui Sadamitsu (L)
Publisher
Ibaya Sensaburo
Signature
Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
The Earth Spider Conjures Goblins at the Mansion of Minamoto no Yorimitsu (Raiko), ca. 1842
Woodblock Print
14 1/4 × 29 3/4 in
36.2 × 75.6 cm
Sold