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Rat and Horse

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Rat and Horse

ca. 1800-1801
18th/19th century
369 x 239 mm (14.5 x 9.4 in.)

Utamaro Kitagawa, aka Shimbi, Toyoaki, Yûsuke, Yûki Entaisai, Issôshurichôsai, Japanese, (1753–1806)

Alternative title: Mother, Child with Hobby Horse, and Children’s Maid [former descriptive title]
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color woodcut with mica background
Series: from series Seventh-sign Matches in the Floating World
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1948
Accession Number: 1948.D2.355

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • children (people by age group) - People in the earliest developmental stage of life. [August 1996 related term added. February 1995 descriptor changed, was "children". September 1993 related term added. November 1992 alternate term added. February 1991 scope note added.]
  • horses
  • maternity - State of being a mother; also the qualities belonging to or associated with being a mother or being pregnant. [March 1994 scope note changed; related term added; lead-in term added. June 1992 descriptor added.]
  • mica (mineral) - A group of monoclinic minerals with perfect basal cleavage. AGID84 [April 1992 descriptor moved. February 1992 scope note added; lead-in term added. May 1991 descriptor changed, was "mica".]
  • mice
  • Ukiyo-e

  • image Dimensions: 369 x 239 mm (14.5 x 9.4 in.)

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