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Title

(Woman holding a lamp)

19th century


Artist

Kikukawa Eizan

Japan

1787 - 1867


Details


Other Title

Woman in blue kimono


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

69.2 x 23.1 cm image; 69.8 x 23.1 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l.corner, in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Kikukawa Eizan hitsu [drawn by Kikukawa Eizan]". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993


Location

Not on display


Accession number

594.1993


Artist information

Kikukawa Eizan

Works in the collection

5


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Verlie Just, Four Centuries of Ukiyo-e Prints, Brisbane, 1997. catalogue no: 26

Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994, not paginated. catalogue no: M7

Belinda Oxley, Read-to-go Art Picture pack, Glebe, 2000, card no. 13 (colour illus.).