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boat on the Sumida River
  • Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
    1764–1820
    active: Japan
  • boat on the Sumida River, early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Ōgi awase rokuban no uchi (Six Fans)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1594
Description
Literature

Color print of two women standing in a small boat and a man kneeling and casting a net into the water. The short and long months of this calendar picture are written indistinctly on the net. The woman in the front is pointing toward the left side of the image.