Goat (Hitsuji), from the series Twelve Signs of the Zodiac (Jûni shi)

「十二支 未」

Japanese
Edo period
1770s
Artist Ishikawa Toyomasa (Japanese, active 1770–1780)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.6 x 18.6 cm (9 11/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.238

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19767 (signed), 54.238 (unsigned)

The complete series: 11.19766–11.19777 (plus 54.238, duplicate of 11.19767).

Signed

Unsigned

無款

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