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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.s
Description

Black and white image of a landscape. There are two houses in the foreground, in the center and on the right. They have fences around the front. There is a pine tree in the center, between the houses and a smaller tree to the left of the house in the center. There is a figure in front of the house in the center. There is a hill in the background, from upper right to center with small trees on it. There is the sun or moon at top center.