The Seven Gods of Good Fortune in a Lion Dance

七福神の獅子舞

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–1812 (Kansei 7–Bunka 9)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 249; Ukiyo-e taisei 9 (1931), #151; Noguchi, Katsushika Hokusai (1930), #311

Dimensions

Ebangire; 20.2 x 53.1 cm (7 15/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7884

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Katsushika Hokusai ga
かつしか北斎画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 22, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #520; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection