An image of The chapter 'Hana-no-en' from the 'Tale of Genji'

Hosoda EISHI

(Japan 1756 – 1829)

The chapter 'Hana-no-en' from the 'Tale of Genji'

Other titles:
Prince Genji in peory garden, The flower fest of Genji
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
circa 1815-1842
Media
Print
Medium
colour woodcut
Dimensions
32.2 x 22.1 cm image; 32.6 x 22.5 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.c., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Eishi ga [picture by Eishi]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1930
Accession number
4354