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street scene
  • Utagawa Toyokuni I, artist
    1769–1825
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
    Hishikawa Moronobu
    circa 1620–1694
    born: Hodamura, Awa province, Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • street scene, circa 1815, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7669
Description
Literature

Copy of a painting by Moronobu in the collection of the novelist Santō Kyōden. Poem by Takao.