Gifts of the Ebb Tide (The Shell Book) (Shiohi no tsuto)

Woodblock printed book (orihon, accordion-style); ink, color, mica, and gold-leaf on paper | 27.2 x 19.2cm | Probably 1789

Kitagawa Utamaro

Credit: Purchase, Mary and James G. Wallach Family Foundation Gift, in honor of John T. Carpenter, 2013
Object: 2013.897

Image © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019
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