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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.y
Description

Print depicting three scenes. The top of the print is divided into two sections, the section in the left side is a fish inside of a small basket. The scene in the right side depicts several large pink flowers and green leaves. The scene in the bottom of the print depicts a wooden fence upon which there is a floral wreath, in the right side of the print, and a long trail of straw, falling from the wreath, onto the ground along the bottom of the print.