Court Lady Reading a Letter, from the series The Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari)

「源氏物語」 文を読む官女

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Sadakage I (Japanese, active about 1818–1844)


Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21 x 17.9 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2828

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gokotei
五湖亭

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells