Lady Fujitsubo (Fujitsubo no nyôgo), from the series Two Beauties from the Tale of Genji (Gengo nikajin)

「源語二佳人 ふぢづぼの女御」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1823–25 (Bunsei 6–8)
Artist Yashima Gakutei (Japanese, 1786?–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

The other print in the series: Carpenter et al, Reading Surimono (2008), #57

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21.2 x 18.7 cm (8 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1925

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The complete set of two: 00.1925, 00.1927.

Signed

Gakutei hitsu

岳亭筆

Provenance

January 1900, purchased at the Brinkley-Condor Sale by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 9, 1900)

Credit Line

General Funds