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untitled (woman kneeling and pointing to the left)
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • untitled (woman kneeling and pointing to the left), circa 1850, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 363 x 252 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/4 x 9 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 373 x 254 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 5/8 x 10 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Fina C. Ott
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0170
Description

Image of a female figure kneeling on the ground, under tree branches that are covered in ice and snow. The woman is pointing to the left. New Year's decorations. Kimono of another woman seen at BR.