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New Year Greeting Card for "Rat" Year

Artist:
Yanagawa Shigenobu (Japanese, 1787–1832)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1828
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 7 5/16 in. (21 x 18.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
JP1244
Not on view
Signature: Reisai Yanagawa Shigenobu hitsu

Inscription: Poem by Ninjutei Suyenaga

Marking: Seal: Ko? (probably conventionalized character "ko")
Appleton Collection , New York (until 1921; sold to Lucy Fletcher Brown). ; [ Lucy F. Brown , New York, 1921; sold to MMA].
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