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Title

Fish and crayfish

circa 1780s


Artist

Nagasawa Rosetsu

Japan

1754 - 1799


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

circa 1780s


Media category

Painting


Materials used

hanging scroll; ink and colour on paper


Dimensions

121.0 x 48.5 cm image; 213.0 x 63.1 x 69.0 cm scroll


Signature & date

Signed u.l., in Japanese [inscribed in ink] "(illeg.) Rosetsu [artist's seal]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

329.1979


Artist information

Nagasawa Rosetsu

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, The Australian Antique Collector, 'Recent Japanese Acquisitions at the Art Gallery of New South Wales', pg. 90-95, Chippendale, Jan 1981-Jun 1981, 92 (illus.).

Jackie Menzies, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Asian Art', pg. 85-103, Sydney, 1981, 100 (illus.). cat.no. 30