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Waka Ebisu (The Young God Ebisu)

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Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川歌麿

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse

Japanese, Edo period, 1789 (Kansei 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #157; Asano and Clark 1995, #465; Gentles, Masters of the Japanese Print, Asia Society (1964), cat. no. 91 (this impr.)

Dimensions

25.8 x 18.8 cm (orihon)

Accession Number

2006.1808

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books