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An image of (Woman holding a lamp) by Kikukawa EIZAN

Kikukawa EIZAN

(Japan 1787 – 1867)

Title
(Woman holding a lamp)
Other titles:
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

69.2 x 23.1 cm image; 69.8 x 23.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l.corner, in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Kikukawa Eizan hitsu [drawn by Kikukawa Eizan]". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993
Accession number
594.1993
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Verlie Just, Four Centuries of Ukiyo-e Prints, Brisbane, 1997. catalogue no: 26

Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994, not paginated. catalogue no: M7

Belinda Oxley, Read-to-go Art Picture pack, Glebe, 2000, card no. 13 (colour illus.).

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

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