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Shinto priest performing the seaweed-gathering ritual

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

Shinto priest performing the seaweed-gathering ritual

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality)

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1830–1834

Medium

Color woodblock print; shikishiban, surimono

Dimensions

21.9 × 18.2 cm (8 1/4 × 7 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1939.2212

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