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The Overgrowth of Weeds, No. 15 from the series "Genji in Fifty-four Sheets (Genji gojuyonmai no uchi)"

A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; horizontal hosoban, beni-e.
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  • A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; horizontal hosoban, beni-e.

Date:

c. 1735

Artist:

Nishimura Shigenaga
Japanese, 1697 (?)-1756

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Nishimura Shigenaga

Title

The Overgrowth of Weeds, No. 15 from the series "Genji in Fifty-four Sheets (Genji gojuyonmai no uchi)"

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality)

Date

1730–1740

Medium

Hand-colored woodblock print; horizontal hosoban, beni-e

Dimensions

16.2 × 34 cm (6 3/8 × 13 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1927.1381

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