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
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2202.w
Description

Print depicting two women seated in an interior. The woman in the foreground is seated with her back facing the viewer, and she is holding a samisen. The woman in front of her is facing the viewer, and there is a tray of cups on the floor in the foreground. Both of the women are wearing long, printed robes, and there is calligraphy throughout the top of the print.