Daikoku's Magic Mallet (Kuro-sama no uchihana), from an untitled series of the Seven Gods of Good Fortune in the pleasure quarters

七福神 「黒様の打金(はな)」

Japanese
Edo period
1700s-1710s
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26.7 x 39.7 cm (10 1/2 x 15 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2740

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Complete set of 12 prints, formerly mounted as an album: 53.2738 to 53.2749.

Signed

(this sheet unsigned)

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse