Night Attack on the Sanjo Palace

detail

Creator: 

Main Work: 

Illustrated Scrolls of the Events of the Heiji Era

Date: 

Second half of the 13th century

Repository: 

Location: 

Measurements: 

41.3 x 699.7 cm

Material/Technique: 

Work Type: 

Notes: 

Provenance/Ownership History: Previous to 1878 preserved in the collection of the Honda family; 1878-1886 acquired by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1889 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1889 placed on loan to the Museum; 1911 bequeathed to the Museum by Charles Goddard Weld.

Style/Period: 

Culture: 

Subject: 

Scrolls, Japanese --Kamakura-Momoyama periods, 1185-1600.

Subject 2: 

Heiji monogatari emaki.

Subject 3: 

Narrative painting, Japanese --Kamakura-Momoyama periods, 1185-1600.

Image Source: 

Heiji monogatari emaki. Heiji monogatari ekotoba / [hensha Komatsu Shigemi ; shippitsusha Komatsu Shigemi, Matsubara Shigeru, Kusaka Tsutomu]. Nihon emaki taisei ; 13. Tokyo : Chuo Koronsha, Showa 52 [1977]

Access Restrictions: 

Restricted to current faculty, students and staff of Columbia University