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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

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1740s

Catalogue Raisonné

Asia Soc./JASA, Designed for Pleasure (2008), p. 76, fig. 52

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 33.1 x 47.5 cm (13 1/16 x 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6868

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints