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two winged dancers
  • Japan
  • two winged dancers, 1822, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1607
Description
Literature

Color print of two figures holding vases of flowers. Both of the figures have colorful wings on their backs, and both are wearing long robes. There are flowers in the bottom right corner of the print. There is calligraphy throughout the top of the print. Both of the figures are wearing golden crowns and flowers on their heads. Poems by Haikai Utaba Magao, Enritsuen Chiei, and four others.