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No. 9 from the series Women Engaged in the Sericulture Industry (Joshoku kaiko tewaza-gusa)

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MFA impressions: 19.155, 21.7329, 34.249

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #105.9; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 138.3.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #157; the series: Asano and Clark 1995, #s 325-6 (this design not shown)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 25.5 cm (15 3/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.249

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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