The Tale of Genji. Chapter 4
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The print depicts a genre scene in front of a house. Prince Genji, wearing a kimono with belt and fan in hand, stands to the left while his companion and the servant boy, Kogimi, who is dressed in traditional montsuki haori hakama costume, approach the servant girl by placing a gourd flower ( traditional name " evening face ") on a flat fan that the woman is holding in her hands. The woman is dressed in a grey kimono.
In the top right corner a calligraphic inscription in a cartouche and a serial number "4". Bottom left author's signature, censors' and publisher's stamps.