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girl with book cart and woman with pet monkey
  • Keisai Eisen
    1790–1848
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • girl with book cart and woman with pet monkey, 1824, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1604
Description
Literature

Color print of two women seated next to a small book cart. There are books on the ground in front of the woman next to the cart. There is calligraphy along the top of the print. Poems by Yomo Utagaki Magao, Shūchōdō Monoyana, Santodō Kanafumi, and sic others.