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Hanamurasaki and the False Genji (Hanamurasaki Nise Genji)

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Diptych: 00.859 (right), 00.860 (left)

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 11 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 11th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych

Accession Number

00.859-60

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints