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The Second Month (Kisaragi), from the series Twelve Months of Genji in the Modern Style (Imayô Genji jûni tsuki no uchi)

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Triptych: 00.1023 (right), 00.1044 (center), 00.1045 (left)

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

未十改

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 10th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 76.4 cm (14 9/16 x 30 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1023, 00.1044, 00.1045

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints