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Title

The land of peach blossom

1806


Artist

Okada Beisanjin

Japan

1744 - 1820


Details


Other Title

Shangri-La or the Earthly Paradise


Alternative title

Tôgenkyô


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1806


Media category

Painting


Materials used

hanging scroll; ink and light colour on gold paper


Dimensions

139.0 x 12.7 cm image; 187.0 x 24.2 x 28.6 cm scroll


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.centre, in Japanese [inscribed in ink], "Beisanjin ... 1806".


Credit

Gift of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1963


Location

Not on display


Accession number

EP7.1963


Artist information

Okada Beisanjin

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Art of the brush, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Sep 1995–12 Nov 1995


Referenced in 1 publication

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