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Ch. 10 [sic, actually 8], Hana no en, from the series Lingering Sentiments of a Late Collection of Genji (Genji goshû yojô) [pun on The Fifty-four Chapters of the Tale of Genji (Genji gojûyojô)]

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Diptych: 00.925 (right), 00.926 (left) MFA impressions: 00.925-6, 00.1848a-b

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Horse 6 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1858 (Ansei 5), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #40-12

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.4 x 52 cm (14 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

00.925-6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints