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二 Ni (Two)
  • Mihata Jōryū
    active 1830–1843
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Japan
    Aoki Kenzaburō, publisher
    active: Japan
  • 二 Ni (Two), 1887, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • 中古諸名家美人競 Chūko sho meika bijin kurabe (Comparisons of Beauties: Copies of Paintings by Famous Artists)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 233 x 172 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/8 x 6 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 272 x 272 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 11/16 x 8 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0095
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

A woman in a pink, loosely tied kimono is shown outdoors. She is breaking off a branch from a tree that is blossoming. The flowers are white with a yellow center.