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pages from Vol. 1. of O-atsuraezome tōyama kanoko
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    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.f.recto
Description

Print depicting a man and a woman, the man is standing in the center of the print and the woman is seated on the ground in the right side of the print. Both of the figures are wearing long, printed robes, and the man is holding a long, thin stick which has a thick tassel attached to the top. There is calligraphy in the top left and right corners of the print, and in the right side of the print. There is a border around the edges of the composition.