The Burke Collection
The Third Princess (女三宮) with a Cat, from “Wakana I” (若菜上) chapter of Genji monogatari (源氏物語)
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attributed to Matsuno Chikanobu

(松野親信; fl. 1716–1735)

Catalogue information

Edo period, 18th century

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

79.9 x 29.6 cm (31 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.)

Donated to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015

Ex Coll.: Frank E. Hart