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An image of Shanghai dancers by YAMAMURA Toyonari

YAMAMURA Toyonari

(Japan 1886 – 1942)

Title
Shanghai dancers
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Taishô period 1912 - 1926 → Japan
Year
1924
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

39.9 x 27.1 cm image; 41.4 x 28.7 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated u.l., ink "1924 [and artist's seal]". Signed l.l.margin, in Japanese, ink [stamped] "Toyonari".
Credit
Purchased 1984
Accession number
56.1984
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Amy Reigle Newland and Chris UHLENBECK (Editors), Ukiyo-e to Shin hanga: The Art of Japanese Woodblock Prints, England, 1990, 223 (colour illus.).

Kishida Ryûsei, Modern Boy Modern Girl: modernity in Japanese art 1910-1935, 'Modaanjo - sohrt-haired missy', pg. 121-124, Sydney, 1998, 122, 123 (colour illus.), 168. cat.no. 52

Exhibition history (2)

Japanese prints of the 20th century, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Jun 1990–12 Aug 1990

Modern Boy Modern Girl - modernity in Japanese art 1910-1935: