Ch. 5, showing Genji's first glimpse of young Murasaki.
Hiroshige ga 広重画
February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), intercalary 2nd month
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #37.5
Horizontal ôban; 23.3 x 37 cm (9 3/16 x 14 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper