Manjū netsuke depicting Shōki the Demon Queller with two demons

Shōki the Demon Queller with a captured demon under his arm. Another demon makes a quick getaway and scrambles up a tree to hide. Shōki is also depicted in the print EA1971.186.

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Manjū

Shōki

netsuke

Further reading

Seaman, Joyce, Manjū: Netsuke from the Collection of the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2013), no. 15 on p. 54, illus. p. 55

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