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The Third Month, from an untitled pentaptych of the Five Festivals (Gosekku)

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Center right sheet of incomplete pentaptych. MFA impressions: 06.1767 (CR only), 11.14195VR (11.14195, 11.14198, 11.14332, 11.14337, 11.14341; complete), 18.291-5 (complete), 34.264 (CR only)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet) 歌麿筆

Marks

No censor's seal

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1803 (Kyôwa 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 29.1.4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 24.5 cm (14 3/4 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.264

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints