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Title

(Woman in blue kimono)

19th century


Artist

Ikeda Eisen

Japan

1790 - 1848


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

69.5 x 23.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Keisai Eisen ga [picture by Keisai Eisen]".
Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993


Location

Not on display


Accession number

592.1993


Artist information

Ikeda Eisen

Works in the collection

4


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Gary Hickey, Beauty & desire in Edo period Japan, Parkes, 1998, 64 (colour illus.), 71. plate no. 17

Verlie Just, Four Centuries of Ukiyo-e Prints, Brisbane, 1997. cat.no. 24

Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994. cat.no. M3