Namahage Ogre & Kanji Drawing

[ Namahage Ogre & Kanji Phrase ]
Reference Number
SP-30098
Title
" Namahage Ogre & Kanji Writing "
Artist
illesible
Signature & Seal
Yes
Part of Painting
Japanese Paper, 127 x 31.5 cm ( 50 x 12.4 inches )
Mounting
Japanese Paper, 191 x 42.5 cm ( 75.2 x 16.7 inches )
Roller End Material
Ebony Wood
Box
No Box
Description

We estimate this scroll was drawn before the Second World War.
A few small tears are recognized at the top of the mounting.
There are some small spots and folds.
As a whole, the condition of this scroll is not so bad.
A mask of Namahage ogre and Kanji phrase regarding peony are drawn well.
Adult men wearing Namahage ogre masks on visit each house and look for crybabies and naughty kids.
It is the Japanese traditional event held on every December 31 in Tohoku area.

Price
USD 65
San Kanji Writing
Namahage Ogre (Oni)
Rakkan Signature & Stamps of the Drawer
Signature & Stamps
(Rakkan)
Roller Rod made of Ebony Wood
Roller End
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