Woman Arranging Her Hair, from the book Ehon Asakayama

絵本浅香山 髪結い

Japanese
Edo period
1739 (Genbun 4)
Artist Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750)


Dimensions

One ôhon page; 23.7 x 12 cm (9 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2787

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The intact book: 2000.1251, 2006.1583
Loose pages (with edges trimmed): 53.2787, 53.2788

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