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Ebisu Preparing to Carve a Tai While a Young Woman Gives Him Sake, from an untitled series of the Seven Gods of Good Fortune (Shichifukujin)

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Utamaro ga 歌麿画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 244.3 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

17 x 19.1 cm (6 11/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6353

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints