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young couple and child watching cock fight
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • young couple and child watching cock fight, late 1760s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 279 x 201 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 x 7 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 284 x 201 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 7 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7573
Label Text

Cockfight in LL corner. Boy holes spare cock. Couple watch each other in background. Iris by lakeside in rear. Karezuri on cock, kimikoni on figures.