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Man Seated With His Reading and Writing Materials before Him

Artist:
Ryūryūkyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
5 3/8 x 7 3/8 in. (13.7 x 18.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP1817
Not on view
Signature: Shinsai ga
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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