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Title

Mandarin ducks

circa 1720


Artist

Okumura Masanobu

Japan

1686 - 1764


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

circa 1720


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut


Dimensions

28.0 x 36.5 cm


Signature & date

Singned l.r., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Yamato-ga shi Okumura Masanobu zu [picture by a painter of Japanese style picture, Okumura Masanobu]". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Myfawny and Donald Horne 1991


Location

Not on display


Accession number

216.1991


Artist information

Okumura Masanobu

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Renée Porter, Meryon, Bracquemond & the 19th Century Etching Renaissance, Sydney, 1998, illus..

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, Sydney, Sep 2014, 42 (colour illus.).