This linocut is directly inspired by Japanese woodblock prints, in which Peter Kingston has a keen interest, particularly since he saw the Hiroshige prints in the NGA's 2001 exhibition 'Monet and Japan'.
© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2004
colour linocut printed in blue and black inks, hand-coloured in yellow and white gouache on cream laid tissue
30.4 x 30.3 cm blockmark (irreg.); 47.1 x 31.8 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "Peter Kingston 03". Signed within block to print l.r. corner, black ink "PK".
Gift of the artist 2004
Not on display
© Peter Kingston