A Rustic Genji (Inaka Genji)

Description:

Japanese wood block print. Landscape subject with three kimono-clad figures under arching branch of tree. Right-hand print in a triptych with GA 03215 and GA 03216. 23 separate impressions were required to complete the image from 13 printing surfaces on seven blocks, GA 03212.01-.07, of which this is the 12th progressive proof, adding light blue details.

Maker: Morikawa, Kokichiro

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Graphic Arts, Communications, Tokuno Gift, Art

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Credit Line: Gift of T. Tokuno, Chief of the Japanese Bureau of Engraving and Printing (Insatsukyoku), 1889-90

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.03213.12Catalog Number: 03213.12Accession Number: 22582

Object Name: PrintOther Terms: Print; Wood Cut

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 37.45 cm x 26 cm; 14 3/4 in x 10 1/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-eb5c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_793547

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