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The Sixth Month, a Triptych (Rokugatsu, sanmaitsuzuki), from the series Twelve Months by Two Artists, Toyokuni and Toyohiro (Toyokuni Toyohiro ryôga jûnikô)

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Triptych: 54.190 (left), 54.191 (center), 54.192 (right)

Signed

Toyohiro ga (on each sheet) 豊広画

Provenance

Formerly in Worcester Art Museum Collection

Credit Line

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, 1801 (Kyôwa 1)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Motegi et al, Musical Instruments (Ôta Memorial Museum, 2005), #38; Ôta Memorial Museum of Art, Utagawa Toyoharu to sono jidai (1994), #138; Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), #s 46-8

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.2 x 74.4 cm (15 1/16 x 29 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.190-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints