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

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Triptych: 21.7726 (left), 21.7727 (center), 21.7728 (right) MFA impressions: 21.6957 (left sheet only), 21.7726-8 (complete triptych)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet) 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, 1801 (Kyôwa 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 223 (without title)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7726-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints