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.h
Description

Color print depicting a woman seated in the center of the print, and holding a long pipe in her proper right hand. The woman is wearing a long, printed robe in shades of green, orange, and purple. There is a child in the foreground, who is chasing an orange and green ball. The child is wearing a long, printed robe that is yellow with small orange, green, and purple decoration.