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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.o
Description

Print depicting three women in an interior. Two of the women are seated, facing each other. There is another woman standing in the right side of the print. The woman seated in the right side of the print is holding the edges of a piece of fabric, while the woman seated in the left side of the print is cutting the fabric with a knife. All of the women are wearing long robes and hair ornaments, and there is calligraphy throughout the top of the print.