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Koto (Kin), from the series Genji Parodies of the Four Accomplishments (Mitate Genji kinkishoga no uchi)

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MFA impressions: 00.1963.3a-c (creped and mounted in album), 11.41813a-c

Signed

Nanajûkyûsai Toyokuni hitsu (on each sheet) 七十九歳豊国筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Rat 2 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Mino 改印: 彫師: 彫巳の

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 1, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 2nd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych, creped; 21.7 x 46.8 cm (8 9/16 x 18 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1963.3a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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