Tosa School (18th Century) Scenes from the Tale of Genji
Lot 3093
Tosa School (18th Century) Scenes from the Tale of Genji
Sold for US$ 6,000 inc. premium
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Tosa School (18th Century) Scenes from the Tale of Genji
Lot Details
Tosa School (18th Century)
Scenes from the Tale of Genji
Album leaves, ink, colors, and gold on paper, framed and glazed; depicting ten scenes from the Tale of Genji in the traditional Tosa manner and with gold moriage clouds, including scenes from the following chapters: Kiritsubo (#1), Hahakigi (#2), Utsusemi (#3), Waka Murasaki (#5), Miotsukushi (#14), Yomogui (#15), Usugumo (#19), Kocho (#24), Tokonatsu (#26); Umegae (#32)
11 x 9 1/4in (27.9cm x 23.5cm) dimensions of the album leaves

Footnotes

  • Twelve additional leaves from the same album were sold in this room on September 14, 2010.
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  1. Jeff Olson
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