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No. 51, Ukifune, from the series The Fifty-four Chapters [of the Tale of Genji] in Modern Times (Genji gojûyo jô)

「現時五十四情 第五十一号 浮船」

Japanese
Meiji era
1884 (Meiji 17)
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese), Blockcutter Asai Ginjirô (Hori Gin) (Japanese, 1844–1894)


Catalogue Raisonné

Newland, Time Present and Time Past (1999), #29

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 × 25 cm (14 3/4 × 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.1396

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16136, 2016.1396

Signed

Toyohara Kunichika hitsu
豊原国周筆

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Gin
彫師:彫銀

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016