Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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book illustration
  • Japan
  • book illustration, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2204.k
Description

Print depicting two women seated in an interior, in front of a koto. The woman in the left side of the print is wearing a long, orange robe, and she is touching the koto. There are decorated screens behind the women, and there is a small stand covered with food in the bottom center of the print. There is another koto, partially depicted, in the bottom right corner of the print. There is an empty cloud in the top of the print.