Shakyamuni Conquering the Demons (Shaka Gōma-zu)

Artist: Kawanabe Kyōsai (Japanese, 1831–1889)
Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: ca. 1888
Culture: Japan
Medium: Album leaf mounted as a hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 11 in. (36.8 x 27.9 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Charles Stewart Smith Collection, Gift of Mrs. Charles Stewart Smith, Charles Stewart Smith Jr., and Howard Caswell Smith, in memory of Charles Stewart Smith, 1914
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