| Associations | Articles | Exhibitions | Galleries

Visitors' Forum

Asian Art  Forums - Detail List
Asian Art Forums

Message Listing by Date:
Message Index | Back | Post a New Message | Search | Private Mail | FAQ
Subject:beautiful drawings
Posted By: kim Fitzsimmons Sun, Oct 04, 2020 IP:

Hi. Can anyone tell me about these drawings? I do not care about the value but would like to know more about their meaning and origin and the artist. Thank you.

Link :Fitzsimmons

Subject:Re: beautiful drawings
Posted By: I.Nagy Mon, Oct 05, 2020

These are colored paper reproductions of ink-paintings representing four of the Seven Japanese Lucky Gods.
The seal 美 is an abbreviation for 美術 "Art"
This kind of seal is used in case of reproductions.
Left top ; 毘沙門天 - Bishamonten
Right top; 寿老人  - Jurōjin
Left bottom; 福禄寿 -  Fukurokuju
Right bottom; 恵比寿 -  Ebisu

With regards,

Subject:Re: beautiful drawings
Posted By: kim Fitzsimmons Mon, Oct 05, 2020

Thank you! | Associations | Articles | Exhibitions | Galleries |