Comments - Handsome scene of Prince Genji enjoying the company of a young beauty. The nobleman reclines on a cushion at left, one arm resting on a go board while the beauty smiles shyly as a kneeling matron shows her a book with a woodblock print illustration. At right, a girl carries in an elegant black lacquer container tied with a cord. The room opens onto a garden with blossoming cherry trees framing a pond. An attractive design, nicely detailed with embossing on the white areas of Genji's kimono.
Artist - Toyokuni III/Kunisada (1786 - 1864)
Image Size - 13 3/4" x 29 3/8" + top margin as shown
Condition - This print with good detail as shown. Three attached panels. Vertical folds. A few repairs and creases, rubbed spot, slight paper remnants at side. Please see photos for details.
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