Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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book illustration
  • Japan
  • book illustration, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2201.k
Description

Print depicting three women in an interior, washing the hair of one woman. The woman is nude above the waist, and she is leaning forward toward a wooden bucket filled with water. The woman in the left side of the print is seated in front of the bucket and holding the woman's hair, and the woman in the right side of the print is standing and holding a small towel. There is a doorway in the background, in the top of the print. There is calligraphy throughout the top of the print.