Kunisada II (Genji)
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Beneath the Oak

Artist: Kunisada II (Genji)
Date: 1857
Size/Format: Oban tate-e, 14 by 10 inches
Description: A Japanese woman looks frightened as Prince Mitsuuji grapples with another man at her feet. Prince Mitsuuji has pushed the assassin to the ground and is holding him by his neck and arm. Both men are armed with swords and in their struggle they have knocked over a lamp. The scene takes place beneath a flowering cherry blossom.
Series: Murasaki Shikibu Genji Cards
Condition: Fine
Impression: Fine
Price: (SOLD)


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