Lord Genji's Excursion to the Fuji-view Retreat (Genji no kimi Fujimi-an yûran no zu)

「源氏廼君富士見庵遊覧之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1863 (Bunkyû 3), 8th month
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Kiya Sôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G062-02 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 × 75.2 cm (14 5/8 × 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1234-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1234 (center), 00.1235 (left), 00.1236 (right)

Signed

Kunichika ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet)
国周画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seal: Boar 8 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Mino
改印:亥八改
彫師:彫工巳の

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock