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The shell-matching game, from the series Essays in Idleness (Tsurezuregusa)

A work made of color woodblock print; shikishiban surimono.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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

Date:

Early 1830s

Artist:

Totoya Hokkei
Japanese, 1780-1850

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Totoya Hokkei

Title

The shell-matching game, from the series Essays in Idleness (Tsurezuregusa)

Origin

Japan

Date

1830–1834

Medium

Color woodblock print; shikishiban surimono

Dimensions

20.1 × 18.0 cm

Credit Line

Gift of Helen C. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

1954.548

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