Left sheet of incomplete triptych. First state, with numbers for the long months in the obi, and for the short months, in the reeds.
Sogiku (designer); Suzuki Harunobu ga (artist)
Designer's seal: Han
Special funds from anonymous source, April 8, 1954.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24
Japanese, Edo period, 1765 (Meiwa 2)
Waterhouse cat. #069; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #125.4, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 178
Vertical chûban; 28.5 x 20.4 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper