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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) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2213.j.recto

Print depicting two men, one is kneeling and leaning forward in the center of the print, and the other is standing behind him and slightly toward the left side of the print, and facing the right side of the print with his hands in the air. The men are both wearing long, printed robes. There is calligraphy around the men, throughout the print.