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Yashima Gakutei (1786-1858)

Goddess Konohanassakuya Hime
Series: Women Portrayed for the Katsushika
Poetry Club c1822. Signed: Gakutei
Shikishiban surimono
Printed with silver, brass dust and gauffrage

The princess of Mt. Fuji wears a long train of mist and has
long snowy hair The beautiful immortal rejoices that the New
Year comes, and sews a spring robe from a length of mist