Gum tempera, ink, and gold on paper
Image: 21.8 x 15.4 cm (8 9/16 x 6 1/16 in.); Overall: 25.5 x 18.8 cm (10 1/16 x 7 3/8 in.)
Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund 1960.52
Men applied fragrant black pastes to their underarms.
The scene of a conversation between two lovers is set within a bedchamber, golden curtains pulled up. The heroine sits on the bed, with three long-necked wine vessels on the wall behind her. A brass ewer for washing with water is on the floor behind the bed.
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