Ogata Gekko Princess of the Bridge

Ogata Gekko, 1859-1920

Preparatory Drawing of 'Fifty-Four Chapters of the Tales of Genji: Chapter 45, Princess of the Bridge'
(Genji gojuyonjo: Yonjugo, Hashihime)

sumi ink on paper, signed at lower left Gekko, the title at the upper right Genji Gojuyonjo: Yonjugo, Hashihime, followed by a waka (japanese poem), ca. 1893

hanshita 15 3/4 by 10 7/8 in., 40 by 27.7 cm

(inv. no. C-1790)



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