Ebisu and Daikoku Calendar Print for 1883

by Meiji era artist (not read)

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Ebisu and Daikoku Calendar Print for 1883 by Meiji era artist (not read)

Original Meiji era Japanese Woodblock Print
Ebisu and Daikoku Calendar Print for 1883

Ryaku-reki - Popular during the Meiji and Taisho eras, "ryaku-reki" are single page, abbreviated calendars. Most feature auspicious imagery to bring good fortune throughout the year, such as objects associated with the Seven Lucky Gods, treasures, cranes, and pines. Some include the animal of the zodiac for that year, while others depict figures or objects from daily life. These attractive designs feature lively color. An interesting genre of Japanese woodblocks.

Artist - Meiji era artist (not read)

Image Size - 12 3/4" x 8" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with nice color and detail as shown. Thinning at corners, repaired. A few creases at edges. Please see photos for details.

Ebisu and Daikoku Calendar Print for 1883 by Meiji era artist (not read)
Ebisu and Daikoku Calendar Print for 1883 by Meiji era artist (not read)

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