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Very Famous Places Visited by Genji: Cherry Blossoms at Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto (Chô meisho Genji awase: Kinkakuji sakura no yû rabu)

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Signed

Môsai ga

Marks

Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Gin

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1875 (Meiji 7), April

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al, Genji's World (2012), list G497 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 70.2 cm (14 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.44a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints