attributed to Tosa Mitsuoki
Edo period, late 17th century
Pair of six-panel folding screens, with fifty-four shikishi of painting and fifty-four shikishi of text, pasted on gilded paper
Painting: ink and color on paper; text: ink on paper
Each screen 124.4 x 356.8 cm (49 in. x 11 ft. 8 1/2 in.)
[on left screen]
Usugumo [chapter] //
The little girl clung to his trousers and seemed prepared to go with him. . . . [He looked] down at her with fondness.