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Bullfinch Exchange: Carp leaping out of a lacquer bucket alongside a carved wooden bullfinch, from the series Eighteen illustrations for A Ladder to the Ancient Language

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Totoya Hokkei, Bullfinch Exchange: Carp leaping out of a lacquer bucket alongside a carved wooden bullfinch, from the series Eighteen illustrations for A Ladder to the Ancient Language, probably 1831; year of the rabbit, color woodblock print with metallic pigments on paper; shikishiban surimono, The Mary Andrews Ladd Collection, public domain, 32.673

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Bullfinch Exchange: Carp leaping out of a lacquer bucket alongside a carved wooden bullfinch, from the series Eighteen illustrations for A Ladder to the Ancient Language

Related Titles

catalog entry: Usokai (Bullfinch Exchange): Carp leaping out of a lacquer bucket alongside a carved wooden bullfinch, from the series Kogentei jûhachiban tsuzuki (Eighteen illustrations for A Ladder to the Ancient Language)

series (translated): Eighteen illustrations for A Ladder to the Ancient Language

series (transliterated): Kogentei jûhachiban tsuzuki

translated: Bullfinch Exchange

transliterated: Usokai

Artist

Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780-1850)

Date

probably 1831; year of the rabbit

Medium

color woodblock print with metallic pigments on paper; shikishiban surimono

Dimensions (H x W x D)

sheet: 8 in x 8 3/16 in

Inscriptions & Markings

seal: Gyokusetsu Bujin (Warrior of Poetry)

signature/maker's mark: Hokkei

inscription: Inscription above

Collection Area

Asian Art; Graphic Arts

Category

Prints

Japanese Traditional Prints

Object Type

relief print

Culture

Japanese

Credit Line

The Mary Andrews Ladd Collection

Accession Number

32.673

Copyright

public domain

Terms

Japanese woodblock prints

relief printing

relief prints

surimono

The Mary Andrews Ladd Collection

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