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pages from book of women's occupations
  • Japan
  • pages from book of women's occupations, circa 1820s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2047.b
Description

Color print depicting three women in a doorway. There is a woman seated just inside the interior, near the doorway, and a woman is standing behind her and holding her hair. There is another woman, seated just outside the doorway, in the right side of the print. Her head is turned to look at the other two women. There is a white wall behind her and a green floor. The walls in the interior are blue.