User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

The Jolly God

Start collecting

Inscription

Middle right and lower right, in Japanese characters: Kanji Nakamura

Provenance

The artist; to Denman Waldo Ross; to MFA, 1929, gift of Denman Waldo Ross.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

about 1926

Dimensions

53.66 x 38.42 cm (21 1/8 x 15 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.976

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings