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Artist: Nakamura Hōchū, Japanese, active late 18th century, died 1819

Tortoises

late 18th–early 19th century

Hanging scroll: ink on paper

without mounting: 39 13/16 × 10 13/16 in. (101.2 × 27.4 cm)
Gift of Rosemarie and Leighton R. Longhi, B.A. 1967
2018.179.7
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Paintings
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

From the collection of Leighton R. Longhi.

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