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young man staring at Ofuji of the Motoyanagiya toothbrush shop
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • young man staring at Ofuji of the Motoyanagiya toothbrush shop, late 1760s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 268 x 204 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/2 x 8 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 268 x 204 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 8 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7575
Description
Exhibitions

Man with younger woman looks at Ofuji who is kneeling in shop, exposing her R knee. Shop sign (kamban) in center. Karazuri and kirikoni.