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Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Japanese, (1797–1861)
Biographies of Wise Women and Virtuous Wives: Hyakuman, c. 1842
Ink on Paper
14 3/16 in. x 9 1/2 in. (360.36 mm x 241.3 mm)

Object Type: Print
Technique: Wood-block Printing
Period: Edo (Japan, 1615-1868)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Frederick S. Bailey
Accession Number: 54.1.16

Alternate Title: Kenjo reppuden: Hyakuman

Japanese text in the upper right corner of the image. Label on verso, upper right: Bai IV 79. Signed: Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga.

Colored ink on paper; woodblock print.

Object Description
Hyakuman of Nara has gone crazy searching for her lost son. When she dances wildly at an Amida Buddha nenbutsu invocation ceremony, a priest realizes she is the mother of a young boy he found, and the two are reunited.

Iba-ya Sensaburo.

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