Asian Art :: Japan

The courtesan Akashi of the Tamaya (Tamaya uchi Akashi)

RYUKOKU, Hishikawa

Japan, active c.1801-1818

The courtesan Akashi of the Tamaya (Tamaya uchi Akashi)

early 1800s, Edo (Tokyo)

woodblock print, ink and colour on paper

38.2 x 25.2 cm (image & sheet)

Gift of Brian and Barbara Crisp in memory of their son Andrew 2003

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20033G45