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Title

Group of bamboo vase maker and boy (okimono)

19th century

Artist

Seiryō

Japan

  • Details

    Other Title
    Figure of bamboo vase maker
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
    Date
    19th century
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    carved ivory
    Dimensions
    13.4 x 10.9 x 8.2 cm
    Signature & date

    Signed base, in Japanese, red ink [incised] "Seiryô" [and artist's mark]. Not dated.

    Credit
    Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    7159.15
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Seiryō

    Works in the collection

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

    • Glorious, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 May 2017–06 Jan 2019