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Daruma Playing a Shamisen
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Daruma Playing a Shamisen, circa 1830s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Paper Type: bamboo laid, japanese
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2481
Label Text

Seated male figure playing a stringed instrument with a large, flared pick.