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Azumano arranging branch of plum
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Azumano arranging branch of plum, 1770, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Yoshiwara bijin awase (Comparison of Yoshiwara Beauties)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2946
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Color print depicting a woman seated on the ground, in front of a green vase, and holding a branch that is covered with small white blossoms. The girl is wearing a peach-colored and black robe that is decorated with a floral pattern. She is wearing ornaments in her hair. There is calligraphy in the top of the print.