The Ninth Month, from an untitled series of the Twelve Months with kyôka poems

狂歌入り風俗十二ヶ月 「九月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #92; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #251.9

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.5 x 19.3 cm (10 1/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.267

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro ga
歌麿画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter