Hotei

布袋

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #710; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 672

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 18.7 x 25.4 cm (7 3/8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6303

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Calendar information is on the base of the pillar.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

Seal: (illegible)

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of E.F. Fenollosa; August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection