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Kijō saihō no zu (Picture of Noble Ladies Sewing)
  • Adachi Ginkō, artist
    active 1874–1897
    active: Japan
    Toyokichi Sasaki, publisher
    active: Japan
  • Kijō saihō no zu (Picture of Noble Ladies Sewing), 1887, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut, lacquer
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 364 x 729 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 5/16 x 28 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 36 in
  • Museum purchase: Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0135
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Six women seated at tables sewing. The women wear colorful clothing of yellow, red, blue and purple. The woman in the center is working at a sewing machine. There is a title banner at the top center with calligraphy and flowers.