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Elegant Cloth Bleaching at Nara in Yamato Province (Furyu yamato narazarashi)
Elegant Cloth Bleaching at Nara in Yamato Province (Furyu yamato narazarashi)
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Date:
1807
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Color Woodcut Triptych
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Image: 387 x 747 mm (15 1/4 x 29 7/16 in.) three sheets
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Asia
Accession Number:
54755.821abc
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
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Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Women and oneboy child rinse and wring cloth in stream before stretching it out on the bank to be bleached in the sun.Young man carrying folded cloth on his shoulder looks on,. In thebackground men work in wooden huts and more women with cloth can be seen in the stream bed