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An image of (Samurai battle scenes) by Unknown

Unknown

(Japan  – )

Title
(Samurai battle scenes)
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Painting
Materials used
single four-fold screen; colour and gold leaf on paper
Dimensions

157.5 x 223.4 cm image; 180.5 x 251.0 cm screen

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Sir James Plimsoll 1989
Accession number
12.1997
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Bibliography (1)

AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 7 (colour illus.). cat.no. 1.1

Exhibition history (1)

Heroes and Villains, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 May 2001–19 Aug 2001