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

Contemporary art

Asian art

View More:


Title

Calligraphy: "Dancing"

1970


Artist

Ibata Shôtei

Japan

1935 -


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1970


Media category

Calligraphy


Materials used

ink on paper


Dimensions

177.5 x 92.5 cm image; 219.5 x 126.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed c.l., in Japanese [stamped in red ink] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist 1970


Location

Not on display


Accession number

EP2.1970


Artist information

Ibata Shôtei

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 16.

Jackie Menzies (Curator), Project 13: the calligraphic image, Sydney, 1976. cat.no. 1; titled 'Dancing'

Editor Unknown (Editor), Brushstrokes from Asia, Sydney, 1997, (illus.).