Artist Yamaoka Tesshu, Japanese, 1836-1888
  • Long Life and Good Luck
Date between 1836 and 1888
Medium Ink on paper
Dimensions Overall (add 3/4" drop): 48 1/4 × 28 1/4 inches (122.6 × 71.8 cm)
Image: 12 1/16 × 25 3/16 inches (30.6 × 64 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Diana and Theodore Golden
Accession Number 2000.151
Department Asian Art
Not On View
Signed Signed, in black, left of kanji characters: Tesshu sho
Marks Stamps, in red: Yushin hitsu, Yamaoka Koho, and Tesshu [three seals]
Inscriptions Calligraphy, in black, from right to left, in kanji characters: fuku [good luck] ju [long life]
Diana and Theodore Golden;
2000-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)