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The Ninth Month (Kugatsu), from an untitled series of Twelve Months

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MFA impressions: 11.20125 (uncut), 21.4521 (left half), 21.4522 (right half)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

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, 1770 (Meiwa 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #502; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #259.5, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 535

Dimensions

Right half of half-hosoban; 15 x 6.6 cm (5 7/8 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4522

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints