Hanging scroll " Deity " Zhong Kui the Demon Queller. Ink and Colours on Paper Qing Dynasty.
Early Ming Dynasty painting by Gong Kai
Later Ming Dynasty painting by Chen Hongshou
Qing Dynasty shadow puppet
Qing Dynasty painting by Zhang Peidun
A Chinese ink painting of Zhong Kui by Defu Guo. The guardian spirit is not followed by his typical black bats.
On the roof of a house in Kyoto, Japan