Gathering Spring Herbs, from the illustrated book "Picture Book: Flowers of the Four Seasons (Ehon shiki no hana)," vol. 1
Japan (Artist's nationality)
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Color woodblock print; double-page illustration from book
Frederick W. Gookin Collection
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