Vol. b, spread 5 of 9 Even when we need canes to hobble about like pigeons, our love life will never change, and together we'll gobble up beans to celebrate the New Year. Your fickle feelings of love, restless as a flock of sparrows suddenly taking flight, will lead to secret romances and rumors will start to fly.
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Myriad Birds:A Playful Poetry Contest (Momo chidori kyōka-awase), 2 vols.

Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753?–1806)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 1790
Culture: Japan
Medium: Woodblock printed books; ink and color on paper
Classification: Illustrated Books
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: JIB77

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