Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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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.d
Description

Color print depicting a man standing in front of a counter, behind which there is a woman standing on a higher surface. The woman is standing in the right side of the print, and she is touching objects which are resting on the counter in front of her. There are tree branches in the top of the print, and the man is wearing a blue and yellow, calf-length robe.