18 March 2008
Anonymous (16th-17th Century)
Three scenes from The Tale of Genji
Six-panel screen; ink, color, gold and gold leaf on paper
32 5/8 x 102.5in. (83 x 260cm.)
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Takeda Tsuneo, Tokio Kimiko and Nan'ya Takashi, eds., Byobue taikan (Collection of screen paintings), bekkan (separate volume) of Nihon byobue shusei (Collection of Japanese screens) (Tokyo: Kodansha, 1981), p. 116.
Please note the correct measurements are 32 5/8 x 102.5in. (83 x 260cm.)
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