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Seven Gods of Good Fortune in a Lion Dance

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Katsushika Hokusai ga かつしか北斎画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 22, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #520; 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, about 1795–1812 (Kansei 7–Bunka 9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 249; Ukiyo-e taisei 9 (1931), #151; Noguchi, Katsushika Hokusai (1930), #311

Dimensions

Ebangire; 20.2 x 53.1 cm (7 15/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7884

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints