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
  • 0000.2203.e
Description

Print depicting two women standing in an outdoor setting. The woman standing in the center of the print is reaching upward with her proper right hand, toward a branch that is in the top left corner of the print, and covered with small blossoms. Both of the women are wearing long, printed robes. There are blossoms falling off of the tree, to the ground. There is calligraphy in the top of the print and in a long strip along the left side of the print.