Momiji no ga, Ch. 7 of The Tale of Genji (Genji Kôyô no ga)

「源氏紅やふの賀」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1730–35 (Kyôhô 15–20)
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764), Publisher Okumuraya


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #27 (described but not illustrated)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.9 x 15.5 cm (12 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.388

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color added later

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.388, 21.5777

Signed

Nihon gakô Okumura Masanobu shôhitsu

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection