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three women examining a painting of the god Daikoku
  • Hosoda Eishi
    1756–1829
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • three women examining a painting of the god Daikoku, early 1790s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 381 x 266.7 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Rose K. Auerbach
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0015
Description
Exhibitions

Three women view sumi-e scroll painting of the God Daikoku. Interior scene with fusuma and shōji doors partly opened to reveal garden scene by sea. A tsuitaku standing screen at center with depictions of waves. Embossed details.