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painting and folding album
  • Totoya Hokkei
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo) Japan
  • painting and folding album, 1836, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1450

Color print of a painting of a woman, leaning against a wall. The woman is wearing a long, blue robe, and she is looking toward the viewer. There is a small painting of a woman resting on an object in the bottom left corner of the image, and there is calligraphy in the top left corner of the image. Poems by Hinanoya Haruko, the publisher Eijudō, and another poet.