Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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book illustration
  • Japan
  • book illustration, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2210.g
Description

Color print depicting three figures seated in an interior. The woman in the background is holding a samisen, the woman in the middle ground is holding a scroll, and the girl in the foreground is seated in front of an open box. All of the figures are wearing long, brightly-colored, patterned robes.