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Woman about to bathe: P.3663-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Woman about to bathe


Designer: Shunchô, Katsukawa




Colour print from woodblocks. Hashira-e. c.1785. Signed: Shuncho ga. Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1913) by Riches, Thomas Henry


18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1785

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3663-R
Primary reference Number: 182562
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 August 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Woman about to bathe" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-06-18 15:43:28

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