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A seated actor eating in a domestic setting. Colour woodcut by Kunisada I, 1852.

  • Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
1852
Reference
36002i
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About this work

Description

A humble domestic setting; a red lacquer table with food in a shallow bowl and on a banana leaf; the man has poured tea into a cup from the kettle

Whole-length figures

Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], 1852.

Physical description

1 print : woodcut, printed in colours

Lettering

Toyokuni-ga

Lettering note

Bears publisher's mark, censor's seal and actor's role

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 36002i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Japanese


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