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An image of Fish and crayfish by Nagasawa ROSETSU

Nagasawa ROSETSU

(Japan 1754 – 1799)

Title
Fish and crayfish
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
circa 1780s
Media category
Painting
Materials used
hanging scroll; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions

121.0 x 48.5 cm image; 213.0 x 63.1 x 69.0 cm scroll

Signature & date
Signed u.l., in Japanese [inscribed in ink] "(illeg.) Rosetsu [artist's seal]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1979
Accession number
329.1979
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Jackie Menzies, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Asian Art', pg. 85-103, Sydney, 1981, 100 (illus.). cat.no. 30

Jackie Menzies, The Australian Antique Collector, 'Recent Japanese Acquisitions at the Art Gallery of New South Wales', pg. 90-95, Chippendale, Jan 1981-Jun 1981, 92 (illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Brushstrokes from Asia (1997), The Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills, 25 Jan 1997–20 Apr 1997