Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.581.1
Title
Gaily Illustrated Story of Mid-Heian Court Life (Utsubo monogatari)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Utsubo monogatari
Classification
Paintings with Calligraphy
Work Type
painting with calligraphy
Date
Late Edo period, 18th-19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/191690
Physical Descriptions
Medium
The first of a set of six thread-bound books; ink, color, gold and silver on paper
Dimensions
29.5 x 21.9 cm (11 5/8 x 8 5/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.581.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
Related Works

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art at am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu