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Hotei and courtesan viewing autumn moon
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Hotei and courtesan viewing autumn moon, 1765, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 211 x 258 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 1/4 x 10 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 211 x 258 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 10 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7574
Description
Exhibitions

Hotei smoking with tabakobon by him. Courtesan also with pipe and with attendant.