Hotei Playing with Chinese Children

by Edo era artist (unsigned)

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Hotei Playing with Chinese Children by Edo era artist (unsigned)

Original Edo era Japanese Woodblock Print
Hotei Playing with Chinese Children

Comments - Charming scene of Hotei, one of Japan's beloved Seven Lucky Gods, playing tug of war with Chinese children. Sitting against his bag of treasure, he grins happily as he holds strings attached to shogi game pieces as the children pull on the ropes. A lighthearted design.

Artist - Edo era artist (unsigned)

Image Size - 13 3/4" x 18 7/8"

Condition - Nice color and detail. Vertical folds. Small losses and thinning spots, repaired. Creasing at edges.

Hotei Playing with Chinese Children by Edo era artist (unsigned)
Hotei Playing with Chinese Children by Edo era artist (unsigned)

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