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Title

Bottle gourd and sickle moon

19th century


Artist

Kishi Chikudô

Japan

1826 - 1897


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Painting


Materials used

hanging scroll; ink and colour on paper


Dimensions

99.8 x 34.1 cm image; 203.0 x 47.0 x 52.5 cm scroll


Signature & date

Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Chikudô Shôroku [and two artist's seals]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1981


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7.1981


Artist information

Kishi Chikudô

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Asian Art', pg. 85-103, Sydney, 1981, 97 (illus.). cat.no. 22

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Edo Painting Schools', Sydney, 2003, 243 (colour illus.).