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Scenes from the Tale of Genji

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Six-panel folding screen; ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
33 1/16 in. x 12 ft. 1/8 in. (84 x 366 cm)
Classification:
Screens
Credit Line:
Gift of Jane Phyllis Krauss, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.154
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seasonal Pleasures in Japanese Art, Part II," May 1, 1996–September 8, 1996.

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