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A man and his wife and daughter standing beneath a torii watching the flight of a bird and setting free another, with green plumage, which the woman holds in her hand. By the torii a cage of similar birds and traps for ensnaring them

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Title
A man and his wife and daughter standing beneath a torii watching the flight of a bird and setting free another, with green plumage, which the woman holds in her hand. By the torii a cage of similar birds and traps for ensnaring them
Names
Suzuki, Harunobu, 1725?-1770 (Printmaker)
Collection

Charles Stewart Smith collection of Japanese prints

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1769
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: 113079
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Charles Stewart Smith Collection
Citation/reference: Smith E-1
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: Trimmed
Extent: Image: 10 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (25.7 x 18.7 cm) Paper / Sheet: 10 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (25.7 x 18.7 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 341468
TMS Object Number: 113079
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fac7e780-79cb-0133-3347-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1769: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A man and his wife and daughter standing beneath a torii watching the flight of a bird and setting free another, with green plumage, which the woman holds in her hand. By the torii a cage of similar birds and traps for ensnaring them" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1769. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bb60da00-3353-0135-aeb0-5319b7d156ae

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A man and his wife and daughter standing beneath a torii watching the flight of a bird and setting free another, with green plumage, which the woman holds in her hand. By the torii a cage of similar birds and traps for ensnaring them" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 6, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bb60da00-3353-0135-aeb0-5319b7d156ae

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1769). A man and his wife and daughter standing beneath a torii watching the flight of a bird and setting free another, with green plumage, which the woman holds in her hand. By the torii a cage of similar birds and traps for ensnaring them Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bb60da00-3353-0135-aeb0-5319b7d156ae

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A man and his wife and daughter standing beneath a torii watching the flight of a bird and setting free another, with green plumage, which the woman holds in her hand.  By the torii a cage of similar birds and traps for ensnaring them