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Title

The chapter 'Hana-no-en' from the 'Tale of Genji'

circa 1815-1842

Artist

Chobunsai Eishi

Japan

1756 - 1829

  • Details

    Other Title
    Prince Genji in peory garden, The flower fest of Genji
    Alternative title
    Genji Hana no en
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
    Date
    circa 1815-1842
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    colour woodcut
    Dimensions
    32.2 x 22.1 cm image; 32.6 x 22.5 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Signed l.c., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Eishi ga [picture by Eishi]". Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1930
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    4354
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Chobunsai Eishi

    Works in the collection

    3

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 4 publications

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