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The False Genji Viewing a Garden (Nise Genji oniwa no yûran)

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Triptych: 00.969 (right), 00.1319 (left), 00.1323 (center)

Signed

Yoshiiku ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 芳幾画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Dog 6 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1862 (Bunkyû 2), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G473, pl. 187

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.969, 00.1319, 00.1323

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints