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Title

The heron maiden


Artist

KITANO Tsunetomi

Japan

1880 - 1947


Details


Alternative title

Sagi musume


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1925


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

45.7 x 30.0 cm image; 54.7 x 36.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed u.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Tsunetomi hitsu [drawn by Tsunetomi]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1987


Location

Not on display


Accession number

354.1987


Artist information

KITANO Tsunetomi

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Chiaki Ajioka and John Clark, Modern Boy Modern Girl: modernity in Japanese art 1910-1935, 'The New Mainstream', pg. 55-80, Sydney, 1998, 62 (colour illus.), 169. cat.no. 68

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Individuality in early 20th century works on paper', Sydney, 2003, 284 (colour illus.).

KÔNO Minoru (Curator), Hanga: hachi-jû nen no kiseki - Meiji shonen kara Shôwa nijû nen made vol.2, Tokyo, 04 Jun 1996, 103 (colour illus.). cat. no. (3)a-21