The Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari): The Morning Glory Chapter (Asagao no maki)

Utagawa Kunisada, Japanese, 1786 - 1865

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Three color woodblock prints (triptych)

Overall: 18 1/2 x 33 1/2 in. (47 x 85.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Carla and John M. Manley, Class of 1940

PR.987.15.1

Publisher

Moriya Jihei

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, Japan

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Exhibition History

Dartmouth Looks at The Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari), curated by Dennis Washburn and Allen Hockley in conjunction with the colloquium "What Is a Classic? Translation, Reception, and the Making of Canons," Ivan Albright Gallery, Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 21-September 28, 2014.

Japanese Color Woodblock Prints, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 30, 1992-February 7, 1993.

Provenance

Carla and John M. Manley (1919-1999), Lyme, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1987.

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