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Girl's day.
Japanese print from a book shows three richly dressed women or girls eating and drinking, probably celebrating Hina Matsuri (Girl's Day) with a doll ceremony showing dolls sitting at a table in the background.

Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Visual materials from Donald D. Walker collection.

Nishikawa, Sukenobu, 1671-1751, artist
  • Book illustrations--1710-1740.
  • Ukiyo-e--1710-1740.
  • Woodcuts--Japanese--1710-1740.
  • 1 print : woodcut ; 21.8 x 15.2 cm.
  • Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06 and Richard Lane's Masters of the Japanese print, 1962, pp. 130-134.
  • Format: One sheet of a Sumizurie illustrated book.
  • From the series: Ehon masukagami : Illustrated Book of the Brilliant Mirror (Ehon Masu Kagami).
  • Forms part of: Visual materials from Donald D. Walker collection.


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