Autumn: Romantic Genji at Suma on a Moonlight Night (Aki, Yasa Genji Suma no yoizuki), from the series Views of the Four Seasons (Shiki keshiki no uchi)

「四季景色之内 秋 艶源氏須磨宵月」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada II (Kunimasa III, Toyokuni IV) (Japanese, 1823–1880), Publisher Sagamiya Tôkichi (Ai-To) (Japanese), Blockcutter Sugawa Sennosuke (Hori Sennosuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G371-02 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 23.5 cm (14 5/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.2330

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

[絵師]他の絵で要確認。

Signed

Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouche (almost cut off)
国貞画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seal: (Chicken 5 aratame; cut off of this impression)
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Sugawa Sennosuke
改印:(酉五改)
彫師:彫須川千之助

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent