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Edo meisho hyakunin bijo [picture] Akabane Suitengū
江戸名所百人美女 [picture] 赤羽水天宮
Bib ID 4603347
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1769-1825 artist
歌川豊国, 1769-1825 artist
 
Online Versions
Description Edo : [s.n.], Ansei 4 [1857] 
江戸 : [s.n.], 安政4 [1857] 
1 print on hōsho paper : woodblock, col. 36.2 x 24.4 cm. (block), 36.8 x 24.4 cm. (sheet) 
Summary

Japanese print shows a woman in a kimono playing Shamisen (a musical instrument), while wearing a straw hat; the image in the inset is Akabane Suitengū.

Notes

Title from item.

Signature: Toyokuni ga (on main picture); Kunihisa ga (on landscape image in the inset).

Subjects Tokyo (Japan) -- Social life and customs -- 1600-1868 -- Pictorial works.  |  Women -- Clothing -- Japan -- 1600-1868 -- Pictorial works.  |  Musicians -- Japan -- Yokohama-shi -- 1600-1868 -- Pictorial works.  |  Shamisens -- Pictorial works.  |  Entertainment -- Japan -- 1600-1868 -- Pictorial works.
Form/genre Woodblock prints.
Other authors/contributors Utagawa, Kunihisa, artist
歌川国久, artist

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