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No. 2 from the series Women Engaged in the Sericulture Industry (Joshoku kaiko tewaza-gusa)

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MFA impressions: 19.148, 21.7322, 34.242

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1798–1800 (Kansei 10–12)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #325; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #105.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 138.1.2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #150

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.2 x 25.9 cm (15 7/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.148

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints