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

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Diptych: 21.7419 (left), 21.7420 (right)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga (on each sheet) 清長画

Provenance

Formerly in the John H. Wrenn collection of Chicago; February 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Wrenn collection; 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)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0629; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #12.5; Ukiyo-e shûka 10 (1979), pls. 29-30

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.4 x 51.1 cm (14 3/4 x 20 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7419-20

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints