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The Four Seasons in the South: A Summer Scene (Minami shiki natsu [no] kei)

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Triptych: 21.6958-60 (no VR)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet) 豊国画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #69; Rijksmuseum cat. II (The Age of Utamaro, 1979), #131; Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), #s 67-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, left sheet of triptych; 37.2 x 26.3 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6958

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints