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pages from Vol. 1. of O-atsuraezome tōyama kanoko
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • pages from Vol. 1. of O-atsuraezome tōyama kanoko, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2213.d.recto

Print depicting two women. The woman in the right side of the print is seated on the ground and holding a decorated container. The woman in the left side of the print is standing and holding a scroll, which is partially unrolled. The women are both wearing long, printed robes, and they are wearing decorations in their hair. There is calligraphy in the top left and right corners of the print, and there is a border around the print.