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Genji in Yoshiwara by Utagawa Kunisada
Genji in Yoshiwara by Utagawa Kunisada


 
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This scene is based on a a serial novel, "A Rustic Genji by a Fraudulent Murasaki", a parody of the eleventh century classic "A Tale of Genji" by the court lady, Murasaki Shikibu. The publication of the Rustic Genji by Ryutei Tanehiko and illustrated by Kunisada became so popular that it started a craze for all things Genji. More than 1,300 designs of woodblock prints featuring the hero of the "Rustic Genji" appeared in the following sixty years, this being one of them.
Age: 1856
Size: left 14-1/16" x 9-3/4", center 14-1/16" x 9-7/8", right 14-1/16" x 10"
Media: Woodblock Print
Condition: Very good.
Price: $550.00 USD
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