Lot 1169
A Japanese Painting of the Tale of Genji on Silk
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
19th century, ink and colors on silk, mounted on board.

DOA 25 x 64 in.

This is a finely painted scene from "The Tale of Genji" (Genji Monogatari), a Japanese literary classic frequently depicted in Japanese art.

Some wear to silk; some loss to paint; some scratches with loss to painting; some water stains to mainly border; some gold repainting in areas.