Parody of Ebisu, God of Fishing

見立恵比寿

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #048; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #119.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 168; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #397

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.3 x 20.2 cm (10 3/4 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4616

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state, with calendar marks removed.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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