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No. 36, from the series Fifty-four Chapters of Genji (Genji gojûyojô)

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Signed

Toyokuni ga

Provenance

Between 1985 and 1995, gift of Pauline Epstein (d. 1995) to her daughter and son-in law, Barbara and Michael Stedman; 2009, gift of Barbara and Michael Stedman to the MFA. (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael and Barbara Stedman in memory of Pauline Epstein

Japanese, Meiji era, 1897 (Meiji 30), August

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G425-36; other prints in the series, pls. 274-5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

2009.5120

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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