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couple by willow trees
  • Yokoyama Kazan
    active: Japan
  • couple by willow trees, circa mid 1820s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Nimai tsuzuki (Diptych)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 212.7 x 184.2 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 3/8 x 7 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Rose K. Auerbach
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0026

A male and a female figure in a landscape scene. The man is standing and holds a pipe in his mouth. The woman is stooping and gazing at a leaf, which she is holding. Poems by Hamatsutei Mezumori, Sekōtei Kishō, Hakusentei Iwazumi, and Yōyōtei Tsuredome.