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Title

August - pampas grass, from the series Fantasies on Japanese playing cards (set No.2)

1982


Artist

AWAZU Kiyoshi

Japan

1929 - 2009


Details


Alternative title

Hanafuda Sô II


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1982


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Edition

26/100


Dimensions

36.2 x 24.8 cm image; 39.2 x 26.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l., pencil "Kiyo AWAZU". Not dated. Signed l.r.corner, in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Fu Kinyoshi sha [copied by (non)Kiyoshi". [The artist has used a pun, his name translates as 'clean', adding the term non, he is implying 'dirty, or filthy'].


Credit

Yasuko Myer Bequest Fund 1998


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4.1998.7


Artist information

AWAZU Kiyoshi

Works in the collection

13


Place

Where the work was made
Japan