Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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page from an unidentified picture book
  • Japan
  • page from an unidentified picture book, circa 1840s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2043.e
Description

Print depicting two scenes. The scene in the top of the print is a landscape with small hills in the foreground, water in the middle ground, and mountains in the background. The scene in the bottom of the print depicts a seated woman holding a large vase full of flowers. She is gazing toward two dolls which are propped up against a box, in the left side of the print.