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Genji in Two Drawing Styles: View of Akashi Bay (Kakiwake Genji Akashi ura no kei)

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Left sheet of an incomplete triptych; 00.1222 is the right sheet, with title. Joint image: 00.1222 (left), 00.1223 (right)

Signed

Kunichika hitsu; Hiroshige hitsu 国周筆,広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Snake 7 aratame No blockcutter's mark No publisher's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Meiji era, 1869 (Meiji 2), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G539, pl. 246 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

00.1223

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints