Takaya Miou
Brilliance , page 6 of 14
Japan, 2000
Drawing (genga), ink and screen-tone on Kent paper
Collection of the artist (L.2016-16.34)
© Takaya Miou, 2000

Caption in published version of this page:

“I feel that these wounds of mine are beautiful,” consort Hai mused to herself. “However, to see him smile, I will do the Emperor’s bidding and send myself to the Realm of the Living.”