Asian Art :: Japan

Turban-shell Hall of the temple of the Five Hundred Arhats (Uki-e Gohyaku Rakanji uryo Sansodo no zu)

SHIGEMASA, Kitao

Japan, 1739 - 1820

Turban-shell Hall of the temple of the Five Hundred Arhats (Uki-e Gohyaku Rakanji uryo Sansodo no zu)

from a set of 'Perspective Pictures' (Uki-e)

1770s, Edo (Tokyo)

nishiki-e, oban, colour woodblock print

25.5 x 38.2 cm

Elder Bequest Fund 1971

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

712G11