Asian Art :: Japan

A girl weaving

KATSUKAWA, Shunshô

Japan, 1726 - 1792

A girl weaving

no. 11, from the series 'The Cultivation of the Silkworms' (Kaiko yashinai gusa)

c.1776, Edo (Tokyo)

woodblock print, ink and colour on paper

24.4 x 18.8 cm (image & sheet, chûban)

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

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20033G44