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.ae
Description

Color print depicting two men over a white background. The man in the foreground is holding a thin scroll, which the man before him is looking at. This man is holding a small tray over his proper left shoulder, which is covered with a piece of fabric Both of the men are wearing loose shirts and thin pants.