Asian Art :: Japan

The flute (Yokobue)


The flute (Yokobue)

chapter 37, from the 'Tale of Genji', after 'Tale of Genji' scroll (12th century)

19th century, Japan

brush & black ink on paper

21.0 x 35.7 cm (sheet)

Gift of Brian and Barbara Crisp in memory of their son Andrew through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2006

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide