An image of (Woman and child gathering clams)

Tamagawa SHÛCHÔ

( – )

(Woman and child gathering clams)

Other titles:
Gathering shellfish
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
circa 1800-circa 1804
Media
Print
Medium
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