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pages from Vol. 2 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. 2 of O-atsuraezome tōyama kanoko, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2980.b.recto

Print depicting a woman and a parasol. The parasol is in the left side of the print, and the woman is stabbing a knife into the center of the parasol. The woman is wearing a long, printed robe, and she is standing in the right side of the print. The parasol is decorated with calligraphy, and there is calligraphy in the top of the print. There is a border around the edge of the print.