Pearl divers at Enoshima

‘Soshu Enoshima..ya no zu’ (Pearl divers at Enoshima), Kitigawa Tsukimaro (c.1804-1818). Reproduced from Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council’s Cotton Town digitisation project: http://www.cottontown.org.

The print shows Japanese women pearl divers, and comes from the Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery collection. Kitagawa Tsukimaro (active 1794-1836), born Kitagawa Kikumaro, was a pupil of the better-known Utamaro.

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