Collage of Calligraphy and Pictures, including the Ukifune Chapter of the Tale of Genji

源氏物語 浮船の巻

Japanese
Edo period
1730s
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764), Publisher Okumuraya


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.7 x 14.8 cm (12 1/2 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5778

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color, nikawa, and metallic powder

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hôgetsudô Okumura Masanobu shôhitsu

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