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Title

Man trimming bonsai tree and child seated nearby watching (okimono)

19th century

Artist

Ichimin

Japan

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
    Date
    19th century
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    carved ivory
    Dimensions
    9.0 x 6.5 x 5.0 cm
    Signature & date

    Signed base, in Japanese, incised "Ichimin". Not dated.

    Credit
    Bequest of Henry Albert Nathan 1941
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    7159.35
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Ichimin

    Works in the collection

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

    • The four seasons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Jun 1989–Jul 1990

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

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

    • Jacqueline Menzies, The 4 seasons, 'Decorative arts', not paginated., Sydney, 1989, (colour illus.) not paginated [chart].