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Album of Ten Prints Illustrating Sericulture: Unwinding Strands from Cocoons by Means of a Silk Reeling Machine

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Signed

Chikanobu hitsu 周延筆

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1880 (Meiji 13)

Dimensions

Individual prints: 17 x 23 cm (6 11/16 x 9 1/8 in)

Accession Number

2000.96.9

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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