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Print

Artist:
Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1780–1850
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 7 3/16 in. (20.6 x 18.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Henry L. Phillips Collection, Bequest of Henry L. Phillips, 1939
Accession Number:
JP3007
Not on view
Signature: Hokkei

Inscription: Poem:
The spring breeze, with the fragrance of plum blossoms
Combs through the wings of a nightingale
In flight from her nest.
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