Casting a Curse at the Hour of the Ox (Ushi no toki mairi)

丑の時参り

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Tachibana Minkô (Japanese, active about 1764–1772)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #703; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 666

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.2 x 17 cm (11 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6311

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No other impressions are known.
Numbers for the long months are concealed in the obi.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection