The Ninth Month (Kikuzuki), from the series Fashionable Twelve Months (Fûryû jûni tsuki no uchi)

「風流十二月ノ内 菊月」

Japanese
Edo period
late 1820s–early 1830s
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kumon Kodomo Kenkyûjo, Ukiyo-e no kodomotachi/ Children Depicted in Ukiyoe (1995), #32-9; the series: Schaap, Kunisada (exh. cat., 2016), checklist 1-74

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 25.5 cm (14 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.437

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.43663, 34.437

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga
香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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