Ch. 39, Yûgiri, from the series The Color Print Contest of a Modern Genji (Ima Genji nishiki-e awase)

今源氏錦絵合 「夕霧 三十九」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 5th month
Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Object Place: Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al, Genji's World (2012), list #G325-39 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.5 x 18 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.5698

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions:
Without number: 11.20849, 11.20899
With number added: 11.20793, 11.20942
With number in circle: 01.5698

Signed

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

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Rat 5
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、馬込、子五
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Messrs. Kanakogi, Mitsutani, and Kawai