Torii Kiyonaga (1752-1815)
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Published by Tuttle; Paterson .
Written in English

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEnglish adaptation by Thomas Kaasa.
SeriesLibrary of Japanese art; no.8
The Physical Object
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20631696M

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