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Autumn: Scene from "Nise-Murasaki inaka Genji" (Parody of The Tale of Genji)

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Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Nise murasaki inaka Genji zu

Japanese, Edo period, about Tenpo 10 (1839)

Catalogue Raisonné

KJM2-Ukiyo-359-(2); Izzard, Kunisada's World (1993), #83

Dimensions

Image: 70 x 44 cm (27 9/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.4610

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

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