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woman in bath wrapper
  • Yanagawa Shigenobu
    1787–1832
    born: Yanagawa, Japan ; active: Japan
  • woman in bath wrapper, 1817, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1521
Description
Literature

Color print of two women, the one in the left side of the print is standing and wearing a long robe with a light beige print, and the woman in the right side of the print is seated, wearing a long robe in shades of peach and brown. She is holding a tray, upon which there is a small, light-colored bowl, and the two women are looking at each other. There is calligraphy in the top right corner of the print. Poems by Danshūrō Emba and three pupils.