The Seventh Month (Shichigatsu), from the series Twelve Months in the South (Minami jûni kô)

「美南見十二候 七月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1783 (Tenmei 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0566; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #228.7; Ukiyo-e shûka 12 (1980), pl. 77 (Guimet)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.8 x 19 cm (10 3/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

34.1287

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—Art Institute of Chicago exchange