The Ninth Month (Kikuzuki), from the series Fashionable Scenes from the Twelve Months (Fûryû jûni kikô)

「風流十二気候 きく月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1779 (An'ei 8)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0199; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #194.9

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.9 x 19 cm (10 3/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.371

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

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