by Fusatane (active circa 1850 - 1870)
Comments - Interesting scene of from a Fusatane series illustrating the stages in cultivating silkworms to produce silk. Here in step 4, beauties pluck silkworm cocoons from branches, filling large baskets. At upper right, a woman brings in a tray of cocoons for processing. An intriguing look at a stage in the ancient art of sericulture.
Artist - Fusatane (active circa 1850 - 1870)
Image Size - 14 1/8" x 9 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight toning and soiling, a few creases. Please see photos for details. Good overall.
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