The Young God Ebisu (Waka ebisu), Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, ca. 1754–1806), Woodblock printed book; ink, color, and brass dust on paper, Japan

The Young God Ebisu (Waka ebisu)

Artist:
Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, ca. 1754–1806)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1789
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Woodblock printed book; ink, color, and brass dust on paper
Dimensions:
11 5/16 × 7 3/8 in. (28.7 × 18.7 cm)
Classification:
Illustrated Books
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mary and James G. Wallach Foundation Gift, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.853
Not on view
Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow , Newton, MA (until d. 2012); [ Israel Goldman Japanese Prints, London, until 2013; sold to MMA]