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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.s
Description

Print depicting three men. The man in the bottom of the print is walking toward the left side of the print and carrying a large tray that is covered with two, large, red fish. He is walking toward a doorway, and the other two men are standing next to the doorway, facing this man. The two men are standing next to each other and each has a long sword in his belt. There is calligraphy in the top of the print.