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Title

August - pampas grass, from the series Fantasies on Japanese playing cards (set No.1)


Artist

AWAZU Kiyoshi

Japan

1929 - 2009


Details


Alternative title

Hanafuda Sô


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1979


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Edition

183/200 [an additonal 20 produced not for sale]


Dimensions

36.2 x 24.8 cm image; 39.2 x 26.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r.corner, pencil "Kiyo AWAZU". Not dated. Signed u.l.centre, in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Kiyoshi".


Credit

Yasuko Myer Bequest Fund 1998


Accession number

3.1998.5


Artist information

AWAZU Kiyoshi

Works in the collection

13


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Mamoru Yonekura, Illustration in Japan Vol. 2, New York, 1982. cat.no. 255