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An image of (A courtesan and a samurai) by Osaka School

Osaka School

(Japan  – )

Title
(A courtesan and a samurai)
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Painting
Materials used
hanging scroll; ink and colours on paper
Dimensions

102.8 x 14.5 cm image; 171.0 x 22.4 x 26.9 cm scroll

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased with funds provided by The Japan Foundation 1994
Accession number
240.1994
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994, not paginated. catalogue no: C1

Exhibition history (2)

The Floating World: Japan's World of transient pleasures, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 May 1994–17 Jul 1994

Beauty and Desire in Edo period Japan, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 06 Jun 1998–09 Aug 1998