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七 Nana (Seven)
  • Hishikawa Moronobu
    circa 1620–1694
    born: Hodamura, Awa province, Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
    Aoki Kenzaburō, publisher
    active: Japan
  • 七 Nana (Seven), 1887, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • 中古諸名家美人競 Chūko sho meika bijin kurabe (Comparisons of Beauties: Copies of Paintings by Famous Artists)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 229 x 172 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 x 6 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 273 x 211 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0099

The woman in this print is depicted in a gray kimono with a large flower pattern. She stands outside by some small white flowers with yellow centers.