Tale of Genji

A work made of books: ink on paper with indigo-dyed paper covers with gold painted designs; case: lacquer.
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  • A work made of books: ink on paper with indigo-dyed paper covers with gold painted designs; case: lacquer.

Date:

18th/19th century

Artist:

Japanese

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Asian Art

Title

Tale of Genji

Origin

Japan

Date

1701–1900

Medium

Books: Ink on paper with indigo-dyed paper covers with gold painted designs; Case: Lacquer

Dimensions

Lacquer Case: 42 x 28.6 x 22.7 cm (16 1/2 x 11 1/4 x 9 in.)

Credit Line

Anonymous Gift

Reference Number

2011.788a-b

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