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Genji at Akashi (Akashi Genji)

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Triptych: 00.1000 (center), 00.1001 (left), 00.1002 (right)

Signed

Baichôrô Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouches (on right and center sheets), Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouche (on left sheet) 梅蝶楼国貞画(年玉枠) 国貞画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 1 (right and center sheets); aratame, Snake 7 (left sheet) No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 1st and 7th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1000-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints