|KEY WORD : art history / paintings|
| A picture
based on a word pun, popular around the mid-18c. Most were drawn by town
町絵師, but some were also produced by *ukiyo-e
浮世絵 artists. Many such pictures were painted on paper lanterns *andon-e
行燈絵 and strung along both sides of a roadway for festivals. Because of
their practical function, few are extant today.
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