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A Dust Heap in the Floating World

滑稽浮世塵塚

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830s
Utagawa Kunitane (Japanese, active about 1820s–early 1840s), Author Ukiyo Shoji (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 17.7 x 11.9 cm (6 15/16 x 4 11/16 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.944

Medium or Technique

manuscript for a woodblack printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Utagawa Kunitane ga

Provenance

Babcock(?). Source unknown

Credit Line

Source unidentified