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Modern Genji and Two Leaves of Heartvine (Futaba Aoi imayô Genji)

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Triptych: 00.1051 (right), 00.1052 (left), 11.43830 (center)

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1855 (Ansei 2), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G235, pl. 203

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1051, 00.1052, 11.43830

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints