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Lower-class Housewife, Gangster (A Drinking Contest)
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
    1839–1892
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Lower-class Housewife, Gangster (A Drinking Contest), 1885, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 37.5 x 25.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/4 x 10 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Patrons and Benefactors Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1975.0025
Description

Two images with text surrounding. The top image is of a female figure kneeling over a short table. Behind her to the right is a box with a teapot on top. The lower image is of a male figure seated on a short, stool-type object. To the left of the man is a ledge with a carafe, a tray with food and a box.