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Picture Book of Crawling Creatures (The Insect Book) (Ehon mushi erami)

Artist:
Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753?–1806)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1788
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Set of two polychrome woodblock printed books; ink and color on paper
Classification:
Illustrated Books
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
JIB87
Not on view
Inscription: Text by Yadoya no Meshimori and Toriyama Seiken
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