CALL NUMBER: FP 2 - JPD, no. 2288 (C size) [P&P]Restricted access; material extremely fragile; please use online digital image.
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-jpd-02713 (digital file from original print)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows a woman watching as two women brush silkworms off a sheet of paper or cloth into a box.
MEDIUM: 1 print : woodcut, color ; 36.7 x 24.9 cm.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [between 1799 and 1801]
Kitagawa, Utamaro, 1753?-1806, artist.
Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.
From the series: Joshoku kaiko tewaza gusa : A series of female handiwork in silk worm production.
Format: vertical Oban Nishikie.
Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).
Women--Clothing & dress--Japan--1790-1810. Women--Domestic life--Japan--1790-1810. Silk industry--Japan--1790-1810.
Ukiyo-e Japanese Color 1790-1810.Woodcuts Japanese Color 1790-1810.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) jpd 02713 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/jpd.02713
CONTROL #: 2008661203
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