The Ho-Ho Brothers of HarmonyArtist(s)ChineseArtist NationalityChinese (culture or style)Object Creation Date20th centuryMedium & Supportwoodblock print on paperDimensions
17 5/8 in x 15 1/4 in (44.7 cm x 38.7 cm);18 5/16 in x 15 7/8 in (46.5 cm x 40.3 cm);17 5/8 in x 15 1/4 in (44.7 cm x 38.7 cm)Credit LineGift of Willard A. and Marybelle B. HannaSubject matter
"He He Er Sheng" are the He He Twin Immortals. They are often depicted together laughing and are gods of peace and harmony. The left twin is holding a basket with a bat in it which is a symbol of happiness. The dragon in the background symbolizes luckiness and goodness. Physical Description
Two nearly identical figures stand together. Both are dressed in a robe and hat. The left figue is holding a basket and the right figure is holding an instrument. There is a dragon in the background to the left of them. Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typecolor printCollection AreaAsianRights
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harmony (artistic concept)