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A Man Slaying a Monster Carp with a Sword

Artist:
Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1830
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Diptych of woodblock prints (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 14 7/16 in. (20.6 x 36.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Francis Lathrop Collection, Purchase, Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
JP749
Not on view
Signature: Hokkei; Seal: Hokkei

Marking: None
Francis Lathrop , Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey (until d. 1909). ; Estate of Francis Lathrop , New York (1911; sold to MMA).
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