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Uikōmuri (The Cap for Coming of Age Ceremony)
  • Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
    1764–1820
    active: Japan
  • Uikōmuri (The Cap for Coming of Age Ceremony), 1817, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Ushiwaka ... Jūnidan (Twelve Scenes from the Life of Ushiwaka)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2419
Description
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Color print depicting a still life scene of a green hat, a fan, a pine tree branch, and a wooden frame. The wooden frame is partially covering the pine tree branch, and it is resting diagonally in the center of the print. The green cap is on top of a box in the right side of the print, and there are small, pink tassels attached to the hat. There is a brown fan in the bottom of the print, below the hat. Poems by Shūchōdō Monoyana, Shinsenkyo Ishio, and Shūsuitei Tsukikazu.