Snail Race by Katsushika Hokusai
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Woodblock Print Title: Snail Race, from the series One Hundred Comic Poems (Furyu odoke hyakku)
1st Publication: 1811
Size: 11.1 x 17 cm (4 3/8 x 6 11/16 in.)
Date of this edition: 1811
Publisher: Iseya Rihei (Kinjudō)
Condition: Soiling, minor loss in the lower section of the print, small thins and small repairs.
Notes: Very rare print, 2nd state, lacking kyoka, and with a new set of blocks.
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