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God of Good Fortune (Fukujin; "Huku Gin"), from the series Eastern Customs: Enumerated Blessings (Azuma fûzoku, fuku-zukushi)

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Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu 楊洲周延筆

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Meiji era, about 1889–90 (Meiji 22–23)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Coats, Chikanobu (2006), pls. 161-5 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

RES.52.1

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints