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The Eleventh Month (十一月), First Snowfall on the Day of the Rooster, the Tori-no-hi Festival (Jūichigatsu, hatsuyuki, tori no hi - 初雪酉の日): Aizome (相染) of the Ebiya (海老屋内), from the series Annual Events in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara nenjū gyōji -新吉原年中行事)

Identifier: 1828 Eisen oiran and peddler
Description:

The oiran Aizome conversing with a peddler who is offering her festival items through the vertical slats at the front of her brothel. One item is an unadorned miniature rake and the other is a miniature rake with adorned with a mask of Okame.

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There is another print 'from this series' in the Lyon Collection - #726.

Illustrated in color in 原色浮世絵大百科事典 (Genshoku Ukiyoe Daihyakka Jiten), vol. 11, p. 76.

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