Japan 1797 – 1861

Oiko damming a stream with a huge rock c. 1841
Collection Title: Stories of wise women and faithful wives [Kenjo Reppuden]
Place made: Tokyo, Kanto, Tokyo metropolis, Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; woodblock, printed in colour, from numerous blocks Support: Japanese paper
Place Published: Edo, Iba-ya Sensaburo, Dansendo

Dimensions: comp 37.5 h x 25.2 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 25.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.618
Subject: Japan: Edo prints