Skip to content

Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is open. We are observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Read the latest visit information

Collection

All

Search

Asian art

View More:


Title

(Sitting woman)

1789-1801


Artist

Hosoda Eishô

Japan


Details


Other Title

Sitting girl, Six bijin


Alternative title

Bijin roku-shûsen


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1789-1801


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

23.7 x 17.9 cm


Signature & date

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


Credit

Purchased 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8668


Artist information

Hosoda Eishô

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, The Floating World: Japan's world of transient pleasures, Sydney, 1994, not paginated. cat. no. C9