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Title

Wrist rest

18th century-19th century


Artist

Minagawa KIEN

Japan

1734 - 1807


Details


Other Title

Wrist rest inscribed "Who knows the mind of Heaven and Earth"


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

18th century-19th century


Media category

Woodwork


Materials used

bamboo


Dimensions

19.4 x 5.3 x 1.4 cm


Signature & date

Signed c.l., in Japanese, incised "Minagawa (illeg.)" (and artist's mark). Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with funds donated by Mr L. Phillips 1980


Location

Not on display


Accession number

190.1980


Artist information

Minagawa KIEN

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Art of the brush, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Sep 1995–12 Nov 1995


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 23.

Jackie Menzies and Edmund Capon, Asian Collection Handbook, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Japanese Art', pg. 70-82, Sydney, 1990, 78 (colour illus.).

Jackie Menzies, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Asian Art', pg. 85-103, Sydney, 1981, 103 (illus.). cat.no. 35