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Cone-headed Grasshopper or Locust, (batta); Praying Mantis (Tōrō or Kamakiri), from the Picture Book of Crawling Creatures (Ehon mushi erami)

Kitagawa Utamaro
(Japanese, 1753?–1806)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 1788
Culture: Japan
Medium: Page from woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 7 7/32 in. (26.7 x 18.4 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number: JP1049

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