Moonlight View of Tsukuda with Lady on a Balcony, from the series Fashionable Genji
Utagawa Hiroshige (Ando), Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
Woodblock color print
1853, 11th month
Sheet of a: 14 1/2 x 10 1/8 in. (37.0 x 25.8 cm)
Image of a: 14 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. (36.2 x 25.8 cm)
Sheet of b: 14 5/8 x 10 1/8 in. (37.2 x 25.8 cm)
Image of b: 14 3/8 x 10 1/8 in. (36.5 x 25.8 cm)
Sheet of c: 14 11/16 x 10 in. (37.2 x 25.4 cm)
Image of c: 14 7/16 x 9 3/4 in. (36.6 x 24.7 cm) (show scale)
Censors' seals: Mera 米良, Watanabe 渡辺, Ox 11 丑十一
Publisher: Iseya Kanekichi
Hiroshige hitsu広重筆 and Toyokuni ga 豊国画
Gift of Mrs. H.S. Chapman
Prior to 1953, provenance not yet documented; by 1953, acquired by Mrs. H. S. Chapman of Brooklyn, NY; 1953, gift of Mrs. H. S. Chapman to the Brooklyn Museum.
Oban triptych depicting a woman seated in an open pavilion at the left, overlooking boats on the water at center and right. The full moon appears in the right sheet, as does the title and main signatures.
Definitive Catalogue No.: Strange p. 192
Condition: Good. Cut along left edge, fold along right edge of section a; section b, corners pasted down; section c, corners pasted down.
Remarks: 3 sheet prints by Hiroshige, with figures by Kunisada (signing Toyokuni)
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Utagawa Hiroshige (Ando) (Japanese, 1797-1858). Moonlight View of Tsukuda with Lady on a Balcony, from the series Fashionable Genji, 1853, 11th month. Woodblock color print, Sheet of a: 14 1/2 x 10 1/8 in. (37.0 x 25.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. H.S. Chapman, 53.196.1a-c (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 53.196.1a_SL3.jpg)
overall, 53.196.1a_SL3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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