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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.ad
Description

Color print depicting two men, a woman, and a child. The man is holding a long stick under his proper left arm, and a man is walking behind him, holding a pair of shoes attached to a string. The woman is standing in front of the two men, her back facing the viewer. She is wearing a hat and holding a samisen. The child is holding a string.