Prince Genji Returning to His Palace where His Wife Awaits Him

Artist: Rekisentei Eiri (Japanese, active ca. 1789–1801)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1797
Culture: Japan
Medium: Pentaptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: 15 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. (39.7 x 24.46 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number: JP187

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