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The Story of Komurasaki and the Mound of Intertwined Wings (Komurasaki hiyokuzuka no hanashi) from the series A New Selection of Eastern Brocades (Shinsen azums nishikie)
The Story of Komurasaki and the Mound of Intertwined Wings (Komurasaki hiyokuzuka no hanashi) from the series A New Selection of Eastern Brocades (Shinsen azums nishikie)
Date:
1886
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Color Woodcut Oban Diptych
Dimensions:
Image: 333 x 462 mm (13 1/8 x 18 3/16 in.)
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Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
1982.1.64a-b
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Shirae Gompachi holding a love letter, his lover Komurasaki weeping at his grave