Collection Online

The Tale of Genji
(17th century)

Medium
album: pigments and gold paint on paper on powder gold leaf on card, 56 pages, gold thread, silk and wood cover, glued binding
Measurements
14.8 × 13.2 cm (image and sheet) 19.8 × 16.7 cm (page) 19.8 × 16.7 × 9.2 cm (closed) 19.8 × 968.6 × 4.6 cm (open)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Accession Number
1755-5
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1967
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display