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page from Vol. 5 of O-atsuraezome tōyama kanoko
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • page from Vol. 5 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
  • 0000.2981.g.recto

Print depicting a woman standing in a body of water, her back facing the viewer. The woman has long, waist-length, dark hair, and she is wearing a long robe. The water is knee-height, and there are small waves in the water. There are trees in the background. There is calligraphy throughout the bottom of the print.