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page from volume two of three volumes of everyday scenes
  • Japan
  • page from volume two of three volumes of everyday scenes, circa 1740–1759, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2041.k
Description

Print depicting a woman seated in an interior, in front of a large piece of fabric on a stool. The woman is holding a small cup in her lap, and steam lines are extending from the top of the cup. The fabric in front of her is covered with a floral print. There is a folding screen in the top left corner of the print, and the bottom of the screen is covered with decoration. The back of another woman is visible in the bottom right corner of the print. There is calligraphy along the top of the print.