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Chapter 32: Plum tree branch (Umegae)
(c. 1845)
from the Tale of Genji series

Medium
colour woodblock
Measurements
25.1 × 18.0 cm (image and sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) u.r.: (censor seal: Fukatsu Ihei, 1843-45)
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) u.r.: Genji Kaori no 3 / (Genji crest: 32) / Umegae
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.r.: Kochoro Kunisada ga
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.c.: (Yamamotoya Heikichi's seal: publisher)
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters)
Accession Number
3678.9-4
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1957
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display