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Notes (1st edition)
Publisher (this edition): Self Self
Date of this item: 1970s 1970s
Notes (this edition)
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Title The Tale of Genji - Firefly
Artist Yoshio Okada born 1934
Seal Artist's seal.
Dated Ca. 1970's.
Publisher Yuyudo.
Medium/Technique Woodblock print.
Impression Excellent.
Colors Excellent - very good.
Condition Excellent - Very good Slight toning.
Description From "Genji E-maki" (Scroll of the Tale of Genji), "Hotaru" (Firefly). Prince Genji released fireflies between princess Tamakazura and his brother Hyobu.
One of four sheets from the illustration album of the contemporary version of the classic "The Tale of Genji".
Note Carver Maeda Kentaro. Printer Uesugi Keiichiro.
Width Item 12.1 inches = 30.7 cm
Height Item 15.9 inches = 40.5 cm
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