The Hour of the Horse, Ninth Hour of Day (Uma no koku, Hi kokonotsu toki), from the series Twelve Hours of a Modern Clock (Imayo tokei jûniji)

「今世時計十二時 午ノ刻 日九つ時」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1818–24 (early Bunsei era)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Matsumura Tatsuemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Schaap, Kunisada (exh. cat., 2016), checklist 1-19

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.7 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.50

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.15314, 11.39690, RES.52.50

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga
五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Thorvald S. Ross