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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.m.recto

Print depicting three men, all standing in the top of the print. Part of another figure is visible in the bottom left corner of the print. The three men are all wearing knee-length, printed robes, and sandals. They all have swords tucked into their belts. There is calligraphy throughout the rest of the image, throughout the blank background.