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A Lady-in-waiting Departs (Tsubone kudari), from the series An Assortment of Women's Customs (Fujin fûzoku zukushi)

「婦人風俗尽 津ぼねくだり」

Japanese
Meiji era
1898 (Meiji 31), April 1
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1183

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

The scene probably represents a palace maid leaving temporarily for a visit to her original home.

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016