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Hotei Playing with a Child, from the series The Seven Gods of Good Fortune in the Modern World (Tôsei Shichifukujin)

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Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1769 (Meiwa 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #411; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #306.6, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 502

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.5 x 20.5 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.344

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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