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Gi-o monogatari emaki

Collection Data

Description
Picture scrolls in gouache with accompanying text based ona chapter from the Heike monogatari concerning Kiyomori and his favorite dancer, Gi-o. Attributed to Sansetsu Kano.
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1600 - 1625 (Approximate)
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Japanese MS 58 [Sorimachi 58]
Genres
Scrolls (Visual works)
Illustrations
Manuscripts
Notes
Content: Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Content: Ms., in Japanese.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 handscrolls; ink, color, and gold on paper; 32 x 116.4 cm 32 x 1124.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12178232
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4e0e7dc0-c6b9-012f-fba6-58d385a7bc34
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