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Wakana, Part 1 (Wakana, jo), from the series "A Fashionable Parody of the Tale of Genji (Furyu yatsushi Genji)"

A work made of color woodblock prints; right sheet of oban triptych (complete triptych: 1930.388).
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  • A work made of color woodblock prints; right sheet of oban triptych (complete triptych: 1930.388).

Date:

c. 1789/94

Artist:

Chobunsai Eishi
Japanese, 1756-1829

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Chôbunsai Eishi

Title

Wakana, Part 1 (Wakana, jo), from the series "A Fashionable Parody of the Tale of Genji (Furyu yatsushi Genji)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1784–1799

Medium

Color woodblock prints; right sheet of oban triptych (complete triptych: 1930.388)

Dimensions

14 1/2 × 10 in.

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.3095

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