(Japan 1671 – 1750)
(Girl with koto)
- Not on display
- Further information
Sukenobu was a leading Kyoto master who turned from classical subjects to the depiction of contemporary life. This image is a fine example of a 'sumizuri-e' (ink print), the basis of all prints.
The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.248.
- Place of origin
- Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
- post 1716
- woodblock print; chûban tate-e
- 26.3 x 17.9 cm
- Signature & date
Signed u.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Yamato-e-shi Nishikawa Sukenobu hitsu [Drawn by Nishikawa Sukenobu, yamato-e painter]". Not dated.
- Purchased 1930
- Accession number