Woman Cleaning Fish as Another Woman Reads a Book

読本の美人と魚を洗う美人

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Dimensions

Kokonotsugiri; 13.5 x 18.9 cm (5 5/16 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2717

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gakyôjin Hokusai ga

画狂人北斎画

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