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The Miraculous Origin of Hachiman (Scroll Two)

Style of Sumiyoshi Jokei, Japanese (Sumiyoshi 1599-1690)

Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold leaf on paper mounted on cloth assembled into a scroll, overall: 12 7/8 in x 42 3/4ft; 32.7025 cm x 13.0302m, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts, Gift of Ann and Lucien H. Case (Ann Hargett, class of 1954)

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