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A midwife washes a newborn baby while a kneeling attendant proffers a robe with which to wrap it; left, an attendant brings food to the mother whose hand can be glimpsed behind a screen. Woodcut by Nishikawa Sukenobu, 1716/1736.
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A midwife washes a newborn baby while a kneeling attendant proffers a robe with which to wrap it; left, an attendant brings food to the mother whose hand can be glimpsed behind a screen. Woodcut by Nishikawa Sukenobu, 1716/1736., result 1 of 1

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Culture
Japanese
Title
A midwife washes a newborn baby while a kneeling attendant proffers a robe with which to wrap it; left, an attendant brings food to the mother whose hand can be glimpsed behind a screen. Woodcut by Nishikawa Sukenobu, 1716/1736.
Work Type
Woodcuts - Japan.
Date
1716/1736]
Material
woodcut ;
Measurements
image and border 24 x 35.5 cm
Description
1 print :
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Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
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File Properties
File Name
V0046615.jpg
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24903902

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