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Akashi Strait, by Inui Tai, born 1929

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Akashi Strait, by Inui Tai, born 1929
Akashi Strait, by Inui Tai, born 1929
Japan, Showa period, 20th century
Wood block print on paper
H: 10 4/5 inch, W: 9 1/2 inch (print size)
H: 12 9/10 inch, W: 12 1/5 inch (paper size)

Sealed "Inui"

Poem by Kakimoto Hitomaro reads:
When the ship enters the Akashi Strait,
the houses on the shore will dissappear.

Manyoshu III, 254
Translation by H.H.Honda


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