Gravure originale sur bois - Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920) - 'Chapter 34 - From the series "The Fifty-four Chapters of the Genji monogatari" - 1898

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Gravure originale sur bois - Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920) - 'Chapter 34 - From the series "The Fifty-four Chapters of the Genji monogatari" - 1898
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Original colour woodcut by Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920) - 'Chapter 28' - from the series "Genji gojuyon cho" 源氏五十四帖 - Japan - 1898

From the series "Genij gojuyon-cho - The adventures of Prince Genji in 54 chapters". A heroic epic written around the year 1000 by the court lady Murasaki Shikibu.
This is chapter 34: three courtesans admire Prince Genji, who is riding out on a black and white horse with a bow and tachi sword probably on a hunt. Signed: Toyokuni ga (artist name of Kunisada I to III after the founder of the Utagawa school, Toyokuni)

Dated on the left edge: Meiji 30 (= 1898)

Format: oban yoko-e (35.5 x 24.2 cm)

The 54 chapters are outlined on a cover page in the form of shells and a short description (see the attached photo).

Excellent condition, print and colours; on paper

Well-packaged and insured shipment with Deutsche Post.

Informations du lot
Article
Gravure originale sur bois
Matériau
Papier
Période
1898
Région/Pays d’origine
Japon
Artiste/Fabricant
Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920)
Attribution
Original
Thème/Représentation
Genji Monogatari - les aventures du prince Genji
Titre de l’œuvre d’art
'Chapter 34 - From the series "The Fifty-four Chapters of the Genji monogatari"
État
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Dimensions
242×355×0 mm
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