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Fireworks at Ryogoku.

By artist. 1786-1865 Toyokuni Utagawa

Abstract

Print shows a woman, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, holding folded papers, possibly a letter, with wall-hanging showing scene of fireworks bursting above a bridge.Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.From the series: Edo meijo zue : Pictures of unusual Edo beauties.Format: Vertical Oban Nishikie.Restricted access; material extremely fragile; please use online digital image.Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress)

Topics: Women--Clothing & dress--Japan--1810-1830., Beauty--Japan--1810-1830., Fireworks--Japan--1810-1830.
Year: 1818
OAI identifier: oai:lcoa1.loc.gov:loc.pnp/jpd.00855
Provided by: American Memory
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