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page from book
  • Kikuchi Yōsai
    1788–1878
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • page from book, 1760–1822, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 214 x 150 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/8 x 5 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 258 x 182 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/8 x 7 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Dr. J. E. Val-Mejias
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0204
Description

Black line image. Vertical orientation, rectangular image with double black line border. Woman squats at center of image, her arm covering her eyes. Diamond pattern on top section of her kimono, bottom section is plain. Figure has long, straight hair. One foot near bottom right, small child in her arms, mostly wrapped in cloth.
Additional information on mat in German.