KUNISADA (1786-1865). Contemporary Genji
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (1786–1865)
Subject: Prince Genji with ladies and musicians. The First Month (Mutsuki).
Series: Jisei Genji jūnikagetsu no uchi (Twelve Months of Contemporary Genji)
Signature: Toyokuni ga
Date: 10/1860. Aratame and date seal for the Tiger Year.
Publisher: Fujiokaya Keijirō (Shorindo)
Size: Ōban triptych, 35,6x74,4 cm
Medium: Woodblock color print
Literature: Andreas Marks et al., Genji's World In Japanese Woodblock Prints Fom the Paulette and Jack Lantz Collection, Leiden 2012, list #G334-01.
Remarks: Another impression is in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, no. 11.15220, 11.15764, 11.15765.
Conditions: Very good impression, colour and conditions.
Item no: B 175
Price: Euro 850