Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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book illustration
  • Japan
  • book illustration, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2202.ac
Description

Print depicting a woman kneeling in front of a large wooden bucket that is full of water and fabric. The woman is wearing a long, printed robe which is open in the front so that her breasts are visible. There is a smaller bucket in the bottom right corner of the print, and two more in the background, in the left side of the print. There is calligraphy in the top right quadrant of the print.