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

(Two children playing)

circa 1815-circa 1830


Artist

Katsukawa SHUNKÔ II


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

circa 1815-circa 1830


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

30.1 x 23.5 cm


Signature & date

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


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9179


Artist information

Katsukawa SHUNKÔ II

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 8. cat.no. 3.20

Roger S. Keyes, The Male Journey in Japanese Prints, 1989, 8 (illus.). fig. no.12