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woman of Ōhara leading an ox
  • Katsushika Taito II
    active circa 1818–1844
    active: Japan
  • woman of Ōhara leading an ox, 1829, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1400
Description
Literature

Woman with an animal in a landscape. A woman carries three bundles of flowering reeds on her head with her right hand and leads an ox with her left. She is wearing a blue and white top with pink sleeves. She has a black cloth around her waist with a blue, green, and white checkered piece of fabric at the front. She is wearing sandals. There is teal grass on the ground and calligraphy to the left. Poems by Tōkaen and Bunkōsha Funatsumi.