The Fifth Month: Hanamurasaki of the Tamaya (Gogatsu, Tamaya uchi Hanamurasaki), from the series Comparison of the Charms of Flowers of the Five Festivals (Iro kurabe Gosetsu hanayose)

「色競五節花よせ 五月 玉屋内 花紫」

Japanese
Edo period
after 1806 (Bunka 3)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro II (Japanese, ?–1831?)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #598 (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 24.7 cm (14 9/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.618

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
版元:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection