Inside the Bag, the Pleasure Quarters (Fukuro no uchi ni sato), from an untitled series of the Seven Gods of Good Fortune in the pleasure quarters

七福神 「袋の中に里」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e zenshû I (1957), fig. 14 (without signature)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 27 x 40 cm (10 5/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2749

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

Okumura Masanobu zu

Markings

Artist's seal: Masanobu

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