Parody of Minamoto Ushiwakamaru Serenading Princess Jôruri (Genji jûnidan no zu)

「げんじ十二だんのづ」

Japanese
Edo period
1740s
Artist Tanaka Masunobu (Japanese, active about 1740–1750), Publisher Izutsuya San'emon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 156

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 31.2 x 46.1 cm (12 5/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5796

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gakô Tanaka Masunobu hitsu

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection