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An image of (Woman in blue kimono) by Ikeda EISEN

Ikeda EISEN

(Japan 1790 – 1848)

Title
(Woman in blue kimono)
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

69.5 x 23.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Keisai Eisen ga [picture by Keisai Eisen]". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993
Accession number
592.1993
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Gary Hickey, Beauty & desire in Edo period Japan, Parkes, 1998, 64 (colour illus.), 71. plate no. 17

Verlie Just, Four Centuries of Ukiyo-e Prints, Brisbane, 1997. cat.no. 24

Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994. cat.no. M3

Exhibition history (3)

The Floating World: Japan's World of transient pleasures, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 May 1994–17 Jul 1994

Four Centuries of Ukiyo-e Prints, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 07 May 1997–27 Jul 1997

Beauty and Desire in Edo period Japan, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 06 Jun 1998–09 Aug 1998