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Woman Playing with a Baby While Another Woman Cleans Combs

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MFA impressions: 18.305, 1999.230

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips

Japanese, Edo period, about 1800 (Kansei 12)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #313.9; Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), pl. 145

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 25.6 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.305

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints