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Atari mitate gogyō sōkoku [picture]. ato e wa hikanu otoko no kishō, Daiku Rokuzō
当見立五行相剋 [picture]. あとへはひかぬ男の木性, 大工六三
Bib ID 4770150
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1769-1825
歌川豊国, 1769-1825, artist
 
Online Versions
Description Edo : Uoei. ; Ansei 5 [1858] 
江戸 : 魚栄 ; 安政 5 [1858] 
1 print on hōsho paper : woodblock, col. 37 x 25 cm. 
Summary

The Japanese print shows a young man , posing with a woodcutter knife on one hand, showing off his tatoos on arms and legs. The silhouette of men carrying a palanquin shown on left. Some silhouette of trees shown on the right, at the back. The setting is at night.

Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-151449963

Subjects Carpenters -- Japan -- Pictorial works.  |  Tattooed people -- Japan -- Pictorial works.  |  Night in art.
Form/genre Woodblock prints.

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