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駒形の朝霧 Komagata no asagiri (Morning Mist at Komagata)
  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi
    1797–1861
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • 駒形の朝霧 Komagata no asagiri (Morning Mist at Komagata), early-mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 374 x 251 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/4 x 9 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 378 x 255 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 7/8 x 10 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7658
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Geisha ties her sash while holding towel in mouth. On return home from work. Man holding palanquin in background, shadow of dog and temple. Right section of famous triptych.