Japanese gods of fortune with female attendants

Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川歌麿 (1753-1806)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1800
Ink and color on paper
H x W (each): 38 x 25.1 cm (14 15/16 x 9 7/8 in)
Credit Line
Gift of George Jackson Eder
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

attendant, biwa, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, oban, Seven Gods of Good Fortune, shamisen, triptych, ukiyo-e, woman
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Mr. and Mrs. Laurance P. Roberts, John M. Rosenfield. A Dictionary of Japanese Artists: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramic, Prints, Lacquer., 1st ed. Tokyo and New York, 1976. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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