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Momiji no ga, Ch. 7 of The Tale of Genji (Genji Kôyô no ga)

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MFA impressions: 06.388, 21.5777

Signed

Nihon gakô Okumura Masanobu shôhitsu

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1730–35 (Kyôhô 15–20)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #27 (described but not illustrated)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.9 x 15.5 cm (12 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.388

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color added later

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints