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Shichi (No. Seven)
  • Mizuno Toshikata
    born: Yamamoto-cho, Kanda District, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
    Akiyama Buemon, publisher
    active: Japan
  • Shichi (No. Seven), 1898, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Imayō bijin (Modern Beauties of Today)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 212 x 310 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/8 x 12 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 247 x 370 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 14 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0092

Woman holding a candle in an interior. The woman wears a white kimono with blue and black leaves. She has a red and purple piece of fabric around her waist. She is standing in front of a pond with lily pads. There is a bamboo blind behind her and a fan on the ground to her right.