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Title

(Album of prints)

late 19th century

Artist

Various

Japan

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
    Date
    late 19th century
    Media categories
    Book , Print
    Materials used
    folded book: 26 leaves, 50 prints, colour woodcut
    Dimensions
    26.5 x 26.4 x 3.0 cm closed book; 26.3 x 52.7 cm open book :

    a - Untitled (fireflies) by Kô-ô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf a

    b - Untitled (cranes) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf b

    c - Untitled (two little dogs) by Kôga, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf b

    d - Untitled (a turtle) by Zeshin, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf c

    e - Untitled (two sparrows and snowy bamboo) by Chikuseki, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf c

    f - Untitled (crows) by Zeshin, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf d

    g - Untitled (a hut at the riverside) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf d

    h - Untitled (fish) by Rekizan, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf e

    i - Untitled (fish breaking the water) by Kôga, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf e

    j - Untitled (a painter) by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf f

    k - Untitled (a white heron) by Kô-ô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf f

    l - Untitled (Mt.Fuji) [artist unknown], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf g

    m - Untitled (a sparrow on the bine of cucamber) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf g

    n - Untitled (doves and a morning glory) [artist unknown], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf h

    o - Untitled (a pheasant) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf h

    p - Untitled (a sparrow and a grasshopper) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf i

    q - Untitled (narcissus) by Chikuseki, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf i

    r - Untitled (Lady Murasaki) by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf j

    s - Untitled (a bird on the grass) by Kô-ô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf j

    t - Untitled (chrysanthemum and the river) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf k

    u - Untitled (vegitables) by Zeshin, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf k

    v - Untitled (barley at sunset) by Kô-ô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf l

    w - Untitled (a girl) by Zeshin, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf l

    x - Untitled (turtle, pine, cranes and the sun) by Goshun, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf m

    y - Untitled (winter landscape) by Seitei, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf m

    z - Untitled (flying birds) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf n

    aa - Untitled (Father and Son pushing the boats) by Zeshin, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf n

    bb - Untitled (a rainbow over a pagota) by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf o

    cc - Untitled (cat and the moon) by Chikudô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf o

    dd - Untitled (a lily) by Chikuseki, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf p

    ee - Untitled (a bird and flowers) by Chikuseki, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf p

    ff - Untitled (bidrs in the grass) by Seiko, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf q

    gg - Untitled (a mouse and a red-turnip) by Kô-ô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf q

    hh - Untitled (a bird on the maple spray) by Kôga, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf r

    ii - Untitled (rice-planting) by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf r

    jj - Untitled (grapes and a bee) by Chikuseki, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf s

    kk - Untitled (chrysunthemum) by Chikuseki, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf s

    ll - Untitled (doves) by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf t

    mm - Untitled (a maple tree) [artist unknown], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf t

    nn - Untitled (an eggplant, a white radish, and a lotus pip) by Gyôsai, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf u

    oo - Untitled (a sparrow on a branch) by Seiko, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf u

    pp - Untitled (a vine tree and the river) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf v

    qq - Untitled (ducks in the snow) by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf v

    rr - "On the temple bridge at Miyajima" by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf w

    ss - Untitled (a rooster and a hen) by Oshin, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf w

    tt - Untitled (a carp) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf x

    uu - Untitled (a camellia) [artist unknown], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf x

    vv - Untitled (a lotus) [artist's name illeg.], 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; leaf y

    ww - Untitled (seven Gods) by Zeshin, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf v

    xx - Untitled (Mt. Fuji) by Gekkô, 23.1 x 23.6 cm, image; verso leaf z

    Signature & date

    Signed c.l. [verso leaf a], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kô-ô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.l. [leaf b], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "(illeg.)" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf b], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kôga" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [leaf c], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Zeshin" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf c], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikuseki" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed c.r. to l.r. [leaf d], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Hachijû-ichi okina/ Zeshin [Zeshin, who is an 81-years-old man]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf d], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Ze-(illeg.)" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.l. [leaf e], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf e], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kôga" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed c.r. [leaf f], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf f], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kô-ô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r.corner [verso leaf g], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf h], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "(illeg.)" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.l. [leaf i], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "(illeg.)" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed and dated c.r. [verso leaf i], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] " Tsuchinoe-inu san-gatsu Chikuseki [March 1989 Chikuseki]" [and artist's seal].
    Signed l.l. [leaf j], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [verso leaf j], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kô-ô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.l. [leaf k], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
    Signed l.r.corner [verso leaf k], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Zeshin" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [leaf l], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kô-ô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed c.r. [verso leaf l], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Zeshin" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [leaf m], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Goshun" [ and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf m], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [leaf n], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "(illeg.)" [ and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r.corner [verso leaf n], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Zeshin" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [leaf o], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf o], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikudô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [leaf p], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikuseki" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf p], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikuseki" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [leaf q], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Seiko" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.l. [verso leaf q], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kô-ô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [leaf r], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kôga" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed c.r. [verso leaf r], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.l. [leaf s], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikuseki" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [verso leaf s], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikuseki" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed c.r. [leaf t], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [leaf u], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gessan shyai [yet to be translated] Gyôsai" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.l. [verso leaf u], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Seiko" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [leaf v], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [verso leaf v], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed u.r. [leaf w], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf w], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Ôshin" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [leaf x], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "(illeg.)" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf x], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
    Signed l.r.corner [leaf y], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "(illeg.)" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
    Signed l.r. [verso leaf y], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Hachijû okina Zeshin [Zeshin who is an 80-years-old man]" [and artist's seal, partially hidden behind the image]. Not dated.
    Signed c.l. [verso leaf z], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Gekkô" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1984
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    150.1984.a-z
    Copyright

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    Artist information
    Various

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    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

    • Khanh Trinh, Genji - the world of the Shining Prince, 'Imagining the 'Shining Prince' ', pgs. 8-29., Sydney, 2008, 8 (colour illus.). this is number 18 in the album by Ôgata GEKKÔ, 'Murasaki Shikibu at Ishiyama temple'

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