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An image of Bottle gourd and sickle moon by Kishi CHIKUDÔ

Kishi CHIKUDÔ

(Japan 1826 – 1897)

Title
Bottle gourd and sickle moon
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Painting
Materials used
hanging scroll; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions

99.8 x 34.1 cm image; 203.0 x 47.0 x 52.5 cm scroll

Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikudô Shôroku [and two artist's seals]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1981
Accession number
7.1981
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Edo Painting Schools', Sydney, 2003, 243 (colour illus.).

Jackie Menzies, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Asian Art', pg. 85-103, Sydney, 1981, 97 (illus.). cat.no. 22