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Original woodblock print - Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920) - 'Chapter 28' - From the series "The Fifty-four Chapters of the Genji monogatari" - 1898

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Original woodblock print - Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920) - 'Chapter 28' - From the series "The Fifty-four Chapters of the Genji monogatari" - 1898

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Very good condition, see description

Object: Original woodblock print (More lots)
Material: Paper
Period: 1898
Region/ Country of origin: Japan
Artist/ Maker: Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920)
Attribution: Original
Theme/ depiction: Genji Monogatari - the adventures of Prince Genji
Title of artwork: 'Chapter 28' - From the series "The Fifty-four Chapters of the Genji monogatari"
Condition: Very good condition, see description
Dimensions: 242×355×0 mm

Original colour woodcut by Utagawa Kunisada III (1848-1920) - 'Chapter 28' - from the series "Genji gojuyon cho" 源氏五十四帖 - Japan - 1898

From the series "Genij gojuyon-cho - The adventures of Prince Genji in 54 chapters". A heroic epic written around the year 1000 by the court lady Murasaki Shikibu.
Here is Chapter 30: Prince Genji is walking down the stairs, while three courtesans submissively and respectfully greet him.
Signed: Toyokuni ga (artist name of Kunisada I to III after the founder of the Utagawa school, Toyokuni)

Dated on the left edge: Meiji 30 (= 1898)

Format: oban yoko-e (35.5 x 24.2 cm)

The 54 chapters are outlined on a cover page in the form of shells and a short description (see the attached photo).

Excellent condition, print and colours; on paper

Well-packaged and insured shipment with Deutsche Post.

I had a gallery for Japanese antiques until 10 years ago. My specialties were Netsuke and Ukiyo-e. I am acting for reasons of age only sporadically and sell my remaining inventory to collectors and about Catwiki

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