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page from volume two of three volumes of everyday scenes
  • Japan
  • page from volume two of three volumes of everyday scenes, circa 1740–1759, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2041.f
Description

Four figures outside a building with calligraphy along the top. There are three female figures with a male figure at the left. The female figure furthest right wears a scarf on her head and a gray kimono with fans on it. The figure at bottom center is in profile facing left. The woman behind her looks at the man. The man has a sword on his left side and a bald head. There is a window at upper right.