Kunichika

Toyohara Kunichika

1835-1900

View of an Excursion to the Eight Views of Omi
(Genji no Kimi Omi hakkei yuran no zu)

signed on the left and right sheets, Itto Kunichika ga, and on the center sheet, Kunichika ga, with block cutter's mark Horiko Mino (Koizumi Minokichi, 1883-1906), publisher's seal Bakuro Yon, Kiya han (Kiya Sojiro), censor's date seal I-roku aratame (year of the boar [1863], 6th month, approved), 1863

oban tate-e triptych 14 3/4 by 29 in., 37.4 by 73.7 cm

References:
Andreas Marks, Genji's World in Japanese Woodblock Prints, 2012, p. 259, no. G062-01
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, accession no. 00.1248a-c

(inv. no. 10-5347)

price: $1,200

kikumon

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