The Floating Bridge Of Dreams (Yume No Ukihashi), Calligraphic Excerpt From Chapter 54 Of The Tale Of Genji (Genji Monogatari)
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.352.54.B
People
Jôhôji Kôjo, Japanese (1453 - 1538)
Title
The Floating Bridge of Dreams (Yume no Ukihashi), Calligraphic Excerpt from Chapter 54 of the Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Genji monogatari: Yume no Ukihashi
Classification
Calligraphy
Work Type
album leaf, calligraphy
Date
Muromachi period, datable to 1509-1510
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan, Kyôto Metropolitan Area, Kyôto
Period
Muromachi period, 1392-1568
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
The fifty-fourth of a series of 54 kotobagaki (calligraphic album leaves) mounted in an album with illustrations; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H. 24.0 cm x W. 18.4 cm (9 7/16 x 7 1/4 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
1985.352.54.B
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Publication History

Kaori Chino, "Tokushû: Genji monogatari gajô - Hâvâdo Daigaku Bijutsukan zô" [Special Issue: The Tale of Genji Album in the Collection of Harvard University Art Museums] (Tokyo, Japan, 1997), p. 57

Anne Rose Kitagawa, "Behind the Scenes of Harvard's Tale of Genji album", November 2001, p. 34 / Fig. 8 (right) & p. 35 / Fig. 11 (mirror image)

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