London, South Kensington
22 July 1999
A rectangular brown and gold lacquer box and cover
decorated in hiramakie, takamakie and nashiji with scenes from the 'Tales of Genji' with dignitaries on terraces of pavilions overlooking pine-strewn, flowering gardens -- 6in. x 3in. x 3in. (15.8cms x 8.8cms x 9.5cms).
See Colour Plate 4.
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