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The Yugao Chapter from The Tale of Genji (Genji yugao no maki): P.76-2004

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The Yugao Chapter from The Tale of Genji (Genji yugao no maki)
100 aspects of the moon (Tsuki hyakkei)


Yoshitoshi, Tsukioka (Designer)


Ôban. First edition, publisher: Akiyama Buemon, block-cutter: Yamamoto (Yamamoto Shinji).


History note: Israel Goldman

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2004) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


19th century
Production date: AD 1886-03

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Components of the work

Image Height 330 mm Width 231 mm
Sheet Height 363 mm Width 246 mm

Techniques used in production

Woodcut : With blind embossing and textile printing
Colour printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.76-2004
Primary reference Number: 183044
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 13 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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