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The Picture Contest from the Tale of Genji

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Provenance

Prior to 1911 purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow; 1911 given to the Museum by William Sturgis Bigelow

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Genji Monogatari zu

Japanese, Edo period, latter half of the 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

KJM2-Kano-185

Dimensions

Image: 31.8 x 52.3 cm (12 1/2 x 20 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.590

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings