Asian Art
Artist: Suzuki Harunobu, Japanese, 1725–1770

Hotei crossing the river with a girl on his back

1769

Polychrome woodblock pillar print; Hashira - ye

sheet: 28 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (71.8 x 12.1 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1950.428
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
By appointment
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Edo Culture in Japanese prints, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1972), 18–19, 42, no. 6, ill.

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