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Title

Playing 'go' in the mountain grotto

late 1760s


Artist

Ike-no TAIGA

Japan

1723 - 1776


Details


Other Title

Playing go by a mountain stream


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

late 1760s


Media category

Painting


Materials used

hanging scroll: ink and light colour on paper


Dimensions

132.7 x 27.02m image; 205.0 x 47.0 x 454.4 cm scroll


Signature & date

Signed u.r.corner, in Japanese [stamped in red ink] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
Signed u.r., in Japanese [inscribed in ink] "[yet to be translated] [two artist's seals]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1980


Location

Not on display


Accession number

135.1980


Artist information

Ike-no TAIGA

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Asian Art', pg. 85-103, Sydney, 1981, 101 (illus.). cat.no. 32