Requires Photography

Utsusemi, from the series Genji Incense Pictures (Genji kô no zu)

「源氏香の図 空蝉(うつせみ)」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G303-03 (no photo); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #39-4

Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2016.1534

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

No. 03 in the series.

Signed

Kunisada aratame Nidai Toyokuni ga
国貞改二代豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016