Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)
Title

Woodblock of Bishamonten

Artist

Artist Unknown (Japanese)

Date

c. 1780

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G220
Image not available.
Text not available.
Details
Comments (0)
Tags (0)
Scale
 
Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood
Size: 11 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 1/2 in. (29.21 x 10.8 x 1.27 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Japanese, Asia, Japan
Style: 18th century, Edo
Physical Description: Woodblock, carved wood, used for printing paper amulets depicting the Bishamonten, God of Good Luck
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Miss Ruth L. Sikes, in memory of her brother, Bruce Sikes
Accession Number: 68.15.2
Artist:
Role:
Added to Site: February 28, 2009