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page from Vol. 5 of O-atsuraezome tōyama kanoko
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    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)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2981.k.recto
Description

Print depicting a woman and a man, the woman is standing in the left side of the print and the man is seated in the center of the print. The man is pointing toward the right side of the print. The woman is carrying a tray which is covered with food. There is a small teapot behind the man who is seated on the ground. Both of the figures are wearing long, printed robes. There is calligraphy covering the area around the two figures, in the top, bottom, and left side of the print.