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Itō Jakuchū
Peonies and Butterflies (J. Shakuyaku gunchō zu), c. 1757 (Hōreki 7)
ink and color on silk, from Colorful Realm of Living Beings (J. Dōshoku sai-e), set of 30 vertical hanging scrolls, c. 1757–1766
Sannomaru Shōzōkan (The Museum of the Imperial Collections), The Imperial Household Agency

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