Washing the Hair, from the book Ehon masu kagami, vol. II

絵本十寸鑑

Japanese
Edo period
1748 (Enkyô 5/Kan'en 1)
Artist Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750)


Dimensions

One chûbon page; 18.4 x 14.2 cm (7 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2793

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions:
Intact book: 2006.1585.20 (no. 20 of a set of 29, collectively numbered 2006.1585.1-29)
Illustrations cut out of book and mounted as prints: 53.2789 to 53.2803

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse