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Matsukaze, from the series Genji in Fashionable Modern Guise (Fûryû yatsushi Genji)

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Triptych: 21.7371 (right), 21.7372 (center), 21.7373 (left)

Signed

Eishi ga (on each sheet) 栄之画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on each sheet) 改印: 極

Provenance

October 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from T. Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 188; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 181 (R & C only); Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #82.6; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 193, list no. 58

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7371-3

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints