Ebisu Preparing to Carve a Tai While a Young Woman Gives Him Sake, from an untitled series of the Seven Gods of Good Fortune (Shichifukujin)

七福神 恵比寿

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 244.3 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

17 x 19.1 cm (6 11/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6353

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro ga
歌麿画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection