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Title

The fifth month


Artist

Hosoda EISHI

Japan

1756 - 1829


Details


Other Title

The fifth month from the series Five Festivals à la mode


Alternative title

Fûryû Go Sekku


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

circa 1815-1842


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

37.7 x 24.2 cm


Signature & date

Signed c.r., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Eishi zu [picture by Eishi]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DO2.1961


Artist information

Hosoda EISHI

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994, not paginated. cat. no. M4

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'The Floating World', Sydney, 2003, 250 (colour illus.).