Cranes by the Shore, illustration for The Leg Shell (Ashigai), from the series "A Matching Game with Genroku-period Poem Shells (Genroku kasen kai awase)"

A work made of color woodblock print with metallic pigments; surimono shikishiban.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print with metallic pigments; surimono shikishiban.

Date:

1821

Artist:

Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾 北斎
Japanese, 1760–1849

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Artist

Katsushika Hokusai

Title

Cranes by the Shore, illustration for The Leg Shell (Ashigai), from the series "A Matching Game with Genroku-period Poem Shells (Genroku kasen kai awase)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1816–1826

Medium

Color woodblock print with metallic pigments; surimono shikishiban

Dimensions

20.3 x 17.8 cm

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.2924

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