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Ch. 9 [sic, actually 7], Momiji no ga, from the series Lingering Sentiments of a Late Collection of Genji (Genji goshû yojô) [pun on The Fifty-four Chapters of the Tale of Genji (Genji gojûyojô)]

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych. MFA impressions: 00.948 (left sheet only), 00.1850a-b, 11.29812-3

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Horse 6 Blockcutter's mark: Yokokawa Hori Take

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1858 (Ansei 5), 6th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 26.2 cm (14 3/4 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.948

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints