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An image of Shichirigahama in Sagami Province by Katsushika HOKUSAI

Katsushika HOKUSAI

(Japan 1760 – 1849)

Title
Shichirigahama in Sagami Province
Other titles:
Sagami Shichiriga-hama (No.20)
Alternative title:
Fugaku sanjû rokkei: Soshû Shichirigahama
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Bunsei era 1818 - 1830Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
circa 1823
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

22.5 x 37.5 cm image; 25.5 x 37.7 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed u.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Zen Hokusai Iitsu hitsu [picture by I-itsu, previous Hokusai]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1961
Accession number
DO5.1961
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 135 (colour illus.).

Matthi Forrer, Hokusai: Prints and Drawings, Munich, 1991, not paginated (colour illus.). cat.no.18

Virginia Spate and Gary Hickey, Monet & Japan, Canberra, 2001, 126 (colour illus.). cat.no. 55

A Vision Splendid: How the Griffins Imagined Australia's Capital. Teachers Resource Kit., 'Art and Town Planning', Canberra, 2002, not paginated (colour illus.). plate no. 3

Exhibition history (3)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1961, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Apr 1962–25 May 1962

Japanese Woodcuts, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle, 28 Jun 1968–28 Jul 1968

Monet & Japan, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Australia, 07 Jul 2001–16 Sep 2001