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Painting, handscroll. Fukurokuju and Daikoku as sumo wrestlers. Ink and colours on paper.
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 7.37 inches
- Width: 18.13 inches
The collection of over 2,000 Japanese and Chinese paintings assembled by Prof. William Anderson during his residency in Japan, 1873-1880, was acquired by the Museum in 1881. The items were not listed in the register, but rather were published separately as the 'Descriptive and Historical Catalogue of a Collection of Japanese and Chinese Paintings in the British Museum' (Longmans & Co, 1886).
- Jap.Ptg.1826 (Japanese Painting Number)
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Object reference number: JCF1551
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