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

Print depicting a woman and a man, the woman is standing in the left side of the print and the man is seated on the ground in the center of the print. Both of the figures are wearing long, printed robes, and they are surrounded by calligraphy, which fills the empty background in the composition.