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.aa
Description

Color print depicting two scenes. The scene in the top of the print is a man carrying two baskets, each strapped to the ends of a long stick. There is a woman standing next to him, wearing a long, blue robe. In the bottom right quadrant of the print there is a flowering tree branch with small pink blossoms.