Ebisu Preparing Blowfish (Fugu)

恵比寿とふぐ

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Shôtei Hokuju (Japanese, 1763–1824)


Dimensions

Shikishiban; 17.7 x 16.4 cm (6 15/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2672

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hokuju ga

北寿画

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