Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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woman and child with toy
  • Japan
  • woman and child with toy, circa 1810s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1530
Description
Literature

Color print of a young boy hitting a ball with a large paddle. There is a woman seated on a flowering branch in the right side of the image and watching the boy. There is calligraphy along the left side of the print. Poems by Kyōkadō Magao, Ryūsai Chimanta, and Kikunoya Magaki.