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A Parody of the Ukifune Chapter of the Tale of Genji (Genji Ukifune)

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MFA impressions: 06.385, 21.6868

Signed

Hôgetsudô Tanchôsai Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu ga 方月堂丹鳥斎奥村文角政信画

Marks

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1740s

Catalogue Raisonné

Asia Soc./JASA, Designed for Pleasure (2008), p. 76, fig. 52; Ukiyo-e shûka 10 (1979), pl. 180

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 30.2 x 41.3 cm (11 7/8 x 16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.385

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints