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The False Murasaki and a rural Genji (Nise murasaki inaka genji): P.16-2003

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The False Murasaki and a rural Genji (Nise murasaki inaka genji)


Yoshitoshi, Tsukioka (Designer)


Ôban triptych; Publisher: Akiyama (Akiyama Buemon); Block-cutter: Horikô Noguchi Enkatsu


History note: Professor Daniel Bell, Cambridge, Mass. USA.

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Purchased from the Rylands Fund with a contribution from the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2003)


19th century
Production date: AD/CE 1883-05-21

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Woodcut Colour printing

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Accession number: P.16-2003
Primary reference Number: 182952
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 August 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 25 August 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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