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Hotei
  • Kanō Tanyū
    1602–1674
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Hotei, mid 1600s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 87 x 27.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 162.6 x 31.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34 1/4 x 10 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 64 x 12 1/4 in
  • Gift from the Ssu-ch'uan-ko Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0080.02
Description
Label Text

Part of a triptych, Hotei looking up at the moon, with his bag and staff in front of him.