The Tenth Month, a Triptych (Jûgatsu, sanmaitsuzuki), from the series Twelve Months by Two Artists, Toyokuni and Toyohiro (Toyokuni Toyohiro ryôga jûnikô)

豊広豊国両画十二候 十月 三枚続

Japanese
Edo period
1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Yamaguchiya Chûemon (Chûsuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 223 (without title)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 25.5 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6957

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 21.6957 (left sheet only), 21.7726-8 (complete triptych)

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection