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The Ninth Month, from the series Twelve Months in the South (Minami jûni kô)

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MFA impressions: 11.13897, 21.5608

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

November 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; 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, about 1784 (Tenmei 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0631; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #12.7, and 5 (1980), pl. 8

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.9 x 25.8 cm (15 5/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5608

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints