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Street Musicians (Torioi), from the series Flowers and Birds, Wind and Moon (Kachô fûgetsu)

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「柳風亭★導美垣 諸共にむつまし月のすきわひはもゝ囀りの春の鳥追」

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Gototei Kunisada ga 五渡亭国貞画

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Japanese, Edo period, about 1824 (Bunsei 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Carpenter et al, Reading Surimono (2008), p. 67, fig. 6

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.9 x 18.4 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1962

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

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Asia

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