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A Rustic Genji (Inaka Genji)

A Rustic Genji (Inaka Genji)

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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 9th progressive proof, adding green to landscape details.
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Object Name
Morikawa, Kokichiro
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Gift of T. Tokuno, Chief of the Japanese Bureau of Engraving and Printing (Insatsukyoku), 1889-90
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Tokuno Gift
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National Museum of American History
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