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Woman Playing a Moon Zither (Gekkin)

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Between 1980–1990, Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection, Chestnut Hill, MA; given to the MFA, Boston, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Japanese, Meiji era, about 1886

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf No.: FASREL4


Image: 24.5 x 19.8 cm (9 5/8 x 7 13/16 in.) Overall (Album Cover): 32 x 40 x 5 cm (12 5/8 x 15 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Photograph, hand-tinted albumen print on a decorated album page




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