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), Blockcutter Koizumi Minokichi (Hori Mino) (Japanese, 1833–1906)


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

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