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Chapter 31: Handsome pillar (Makibashira)
(c. 1845)
from the Tale of Genji series

Medium
colour woodblock
Measurements
25.2 × 18.2 cm (image and sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) u.r: (censor seal: Fukatsu Ihei, 1843-45)
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) u.r.: Genji Kaoriu no zu / (Genji crest: 31) / Makibashira
printed in ink (in image) (in Japanese characters) l.r.: (publisher, Yamamptoya Heikichi's seal) / (Ichiyosai Toyokuni ga)
Accession Number
3678.10-4
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