Asian Art :: Japan

A woman playing a lute (biwa)

GAKUTEI, Yashima

Japan, 1786? - 1868

A woman playing a lute (biwa)

A set of five prints for the Hisakataya poetry circle (Hisakataya goban tsuzuki)'

c.1827, Edo (Tokyo)

shikishiban surimono, colour woodblock print

20.9 x 18.5 cm (image & sheet)

Gift of Brian and Barbara Crisp in memory of their son Andrew 2005

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20054G22