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Title

The heron maiden

1925


Artist

Kitano Tsunetomi

Japan

1880 - 1947


Details


Alternative title

Sagi musume


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1925


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

45.7 x 30.0 cm image; 54.7 x 36.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed u.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Tsunetomi hitsu [drawn by Tsunetomi]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1987


Location

Not on display


Accession number

354.1987


Artist information

Kitano Tsunetomi

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Chiaki Ajioka and John Clark, Modern Boy Modern Girl: modernity in Japanese art 1910-1935, 'The New Mainstream', pg. 55-80, Sydney, 1998, 62 (colour illus.), 169. cat.no. 68

Hanga: hachi-jû nen no kiseki - Meiji shonen kara Shôwa nijû nen made vol.2, Tokyo, 04 Jun 1996, 103 (colour illus.). cat. no. (3)a-21

The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Individuality in early 20th century works on paper', Sydney, 2003, 284 (colour illus.).