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An image of (Woman and child gathering clams) by Tamagawa SHÛCHÔ An image of (Woman and child gathering clams) by Tamagawa SHÛCHÔ An image of (Woman and child gathering clams) by Tamagawa SHÛCHÔ

Tamagawa SHÛCHÔ

( – )

Title
(Woman and child gathering clams)
Other titles:
Gathering shellfish
Alternative title:
(Shiohigari)
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
circa 1800-circa 1804
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut; ôban triptych
Dimensions

a - left image - two women and a child; 39.2 x 21.8 cm

b - centre image - two women and a man; 32.9 x 21.3 cm

c - right image - two women; 32.9 x 21.8 cm

Signature & date
Signed l.l. [part a], in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Shûchô ga [picture by Shûchô]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [part b and part c], in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Shûchô ga [picture by Shûchô]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1950
Accession number
8359.a-c
Location
Not on display