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Fūryū haru no kyō (Elegant spring entertainments: Woman pushing a book cart)
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Fūryū haru no kyō (Elegant spring entertainments: Woman pushing a book cart), circa 1850, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 363 x 250 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/4 x 9 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 370 x 253 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 9/16 x 9 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Fina C. Ott
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0165
Description

Female figure, slightly hunched over, pushing a cart. The bottom of the cart is black with gold designs. The top of the cart has books on it.
Woman servant pushes laquered cart with books and handscroll. Screen in background.