The God Ebisu Walking with a Young Woman in the Snow

雪中の恵比寿と美人

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Toyohiro (Japanese, 1773–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Carpenter et al, Reading Surimono (2008), #283 (copy); Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 439

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.9 x 18 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1447

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 17.1447, 21.8426, 52.951

Poem translated in Carpenter et al 2008, p. 403; and Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 437.

Inscription

Poem by Nomichi no Kisanji: Yuki gomori/ Benten tayû/ hikitsurete/ Ebisu no miya e/ tomo ni au hi wa

Signed

Toyohiro ga
豊広画

Credit Line

Gift of Horatio Greenough Curtis