The Eleventh Month (Yukimizuki), from the series Genji in the Twelve Months (Genji jûnikagetsu no uchi)

源氏十二ヶ月之内 雪見月

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 2nd month


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G334-11, pl. 46 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 36.7 x 50.8 cm (14 7/16 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

00.767-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych (two sheets of incomplete triptych): 00.767 (left sheet), 00.768 (right sheet)

Center and left sheets of incomplete diptych; title on missing right sheet.

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet)
豊国画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 2
No blockcutter's mark
改印:午二
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock