Backing Paper From The
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.352.21.C
Title
Backing paper from the "Tale of Genji" Album (Genji monogatari gajô): Chapter 21, The Maidens (Otome)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Genji monogatari gajô
Classification
Manuscripts
Work Type
manuscript
Date
Muromachi period, dated 1516
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Muromachi period, 1392-1568
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
The twenty-first of a series of 54 backing sheets mounted in an album; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H. 24.3 cm x W. 36.4 cm (9 9/16 x 14 5/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.352.21.C
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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