Object photography

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On View Charles Goddard Weld Hall, level 2

Object description

  • Japanese artist
  • Hotei on his bag, 19th century
  • Ivory
  • Japan
  • H: 1 5/8 in (H: 4.1 cm)
  • Gift of E.G. Stillman, 1947
  • E26974

DESCRIPTION

This ivory netsuke depicts Hotei standing upon his bag.

Exhibition History

  • Japanese Art Gallery, Peabody Essex Museum; January 06, 2003 through Present