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The First Day of Business (Akinai hajime), from the illustrated book "Colors of the Triple Dawn (Saishiki mitsu no asa)"

A work made of color woodblock print; oban, page from an illustrated book.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; oban, page from an illustrated book.

Date:

c. 1787

Artist:

Torii Kiyonaga
Japanese, 1752-1815

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Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Torii Kiyonaga

Title

The First Day of Business (Akinai hajime), from the illustrated book "Colors of the Triple Dawn (Saishiki mitsu no asa)"

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality)

Date

1787

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban, page from an illustrated book

Dimensions

26.1 × 38.8 cm (10 5/16 × 15 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.2637

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