It? Jakuch? (Japanese, 1716–1800)
Swallow and Camellia, ca,1900 - Meiji period (1868–1912)
Medium: Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:9 ¼ x 8 ¼ in. (23.5 x 21 cm)
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