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Two Chinese Women Examining Thread and a Spider’s Web in a Box, from the series "Diptych for the Drum Group"

A work made of color woodblock prints with metallic pigment; surimono shikishiban diptych.
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  • A work made of color woodblock prints with metallic pigment; surimono shikishiban diptych.

Date:

c. 1824

Artist:

Yashima Gakutei
Japanese, 1786 (?)-1868

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Yashima Gakutei

Title

Two Chinese Women Examining Thread and a Spider’s Web in a Box, from the series "Diptych for the Drum Group"

Origin

Japan

Date

1816–1833

Medium

Color woodblock prints with metallic pigment; surimono shikishiban diptych

Dimensions

20.6 × 18.4 cm

Credit Line

Gift of Helen C. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

1954.508

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