Kodomo asobi. Chikara kurabe. [Children at play. Comparing strength (Tug o' War).]

n.p. Meiji 10, [1877]. Color woodblock diptych of children playing at Tug o' War, notable for the inclusion of two western children, each part of the dyptich approximately 14½ x 9¾ inches (14½ x 19½ overall), printed in red, yellow, green, blue, gray and black, showing 5 figures on each side of the battle, one waving a Japanese flag, and two western "overseers." Item #35462

Price: $950.00

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