Playing Ball

Playing Ball
Item# playing-ball

Woodblock Prints Title: Playing Ball, from the series One Hundred Comic Poems (Fűryű odoke hyakku)

Publication: 1811

Size: 11.1 x 17 cm (4 3/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Publisher: Iseya Rihei (Kinjudō)

Signature: Hokusai ga

Original: 1st state. Black, white and sometimes salmon colored with kyoka, as seen below: Estimated Value: Ref # 100C49a

2nd state. A new key block was carved for this edition, without the 3rd person, and lacks kyoka: Estimated Value: Ref # 100C49b

3rd state. Similar to the 2nd state, but with purple, green and blue/gray and sometimes yellow colors added:

Estimated Value: Ref # 100C49c

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