The Seven Gods of Good Fortune in the Treasure Boat, with a Crane and Mount Fuji

宝船の七福神と富士山

Japanese
Edo period
about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #533; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #772, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 422

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.6 x 12.7 cm (27 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

06.971

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16480 (the original print), 06.971 (same design but different blocks; an early copy or forgery)

Signed

Harunobu ga

春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection