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Sakura-gai
元禄歌仙貝合
Cherry Shell, from the series Genroku Poetry Shell Games

Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1760–1849 Tokyo (Edo))
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: probably 1821
Culture: Japan
Medium: Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions: 7 3/4 x 6 7/8 in. (19.7 x 17.5 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: JP2578

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