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Title

Shanghai dancers

1924


Artist

Yamamura Toyonari

Japan

1886 - 1942


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1924


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodbock print; ink and colour on paper


Dimensions

39.9 x 27.1 cm image; 41.4 x 28.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.l., ink "1924 [and artist's seal]". Signed l.l.margin, in Japanese, ink [stamped] "Toyonari".


Credit

Purchased 1984


Location

Not on display


Accession number

56.1984


Artist information

Yamamura Toyonari

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Amy Reigle Newland and Chris UHLENBECK (Editors), Ukiyo-e to Shin hanga: The Art of Japanese Woodblock Prints, England, 1990, 223 (colour illus.).

Kishida Ryûsei, Modern Boy Modern Girl: modernity in Japanese art 1910-1935, 'Modaanjo - sohrt-haired missy', pg. 121-124, Sydney, 1998, 122, 123 (colour illus.), 168. cat.no. 52