Lasting Impressions of a Later Genji Collection - Handsome image from a series illustrating the famous Japanese novel "The Tale of Genji." Each print illustrates a chapter in Murasaki's beloved story with a scene from the life of Prince Genji, a nobleman of the Minamoto Clan. Beautifully drawn figures are accompanied by elegant furnishings, set against a background of subtle embossed patterns and clouds of confetti. Lovely detail in the sumptuous kimono fabrics and household items. A beautifully printed series dating from 1857 to 1861. This print also includes embossing on the rabbits' fur.
Artist - Toyokuni III/Kunisada (1786 - 1864)
Image Size - 14" x 18"
Condition - This print with good detail as shown. Two separate panels. A couple creases, stains at corners. Please see photos for details.
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