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book illustration
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • book illustration, 1767
  • 絵本千代の松 Ehon Chiyo no matsu
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2201.o

Black and white image of figures in an interior. There are two female figures at center left. They are seated and wearing kimonos. The figure on the left wears a flower print and looks down and to the right. The figure on the right wears a striped kimono and holds a tray in her left hand and chopsticks in her right. There are flowers in the bottom right corner and a folding screen in the background. There is text along the top of the image.