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No. 51, Ukifune, from the series Lady Murasaki's Genji Cards (Murasaki Shikibu Genji karuta)

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MFA impressions: 00.795, 11.21750, 11.44596

Signed

Baichôrô Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouches 梅蝶楼国貞画(年玉枠)

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #42-51

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

00.795

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints