- Other Title
- Girl and a young man
- Place where the work was made
- Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
- late 1760s-1770
- Media category
- Materials used
- woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
- 28.8 x 21.0 cm
- Signature & date
Signed c.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Harunobu ga [picture by Harunobu]". Not dated.
- Purchased 1930
- Not on display
- Accession number
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Harunobu was one of the geniuses of 'ukiyo-e'. He is famous not only for the invention of the full-colour print, but also for the creation of images of sweet young beauties, as opposed to the sophisticates of the entertainment district.
The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.248.
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Four Centuries of Ukiyo-e Prints, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 07 May 1997–27 Jul 1997
Referenced in 3 publications
Verlie Just, Four Centuries of Ukiyo-e Prints, Brisbane, 1997. cat. no. 7
Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'The Floating World', Sydney, 2003, 248 (colour illus.).
NARAZAKI, Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections: Vol V: British Museum II, Tokyo. colour plate 65
Samurai Shōkai, Yokohama/Kanagawa/Japan, purchased by the Art Gallery of New South Wales 1930.