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fan, berries, and pine shoot
  • Teisai Hokuba
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • fan, berries, and pine shoot, circa 1810s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1467

Color print of an opened fan and a pine branch with small red berries. There is calligraphy throughout the top of the image. Verses by female entertainers signed Motonao, Kurishi (?), Kikusono, Nanshama, Kashiwagi, and Chiyoharu.