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Kamakura no Koshi
The Filial Son at Kamakura, From the Book: Sasekishu

Artist:
Yashima Gakutei (Japanese, 1786?–1868)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1835
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 7 3/8 in. (21 x 18.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
JP2428
Not on view
Signature: Gakutei

Inscription: Poem: In long-skirted robes they pace slowly as the lengthening spring day, silently as the trailing mists of spring
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
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