The Tenth Month (Kannazuki), from an untitled series of Twelve Months

十二月 「神な月」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1773–74 (Meiwa 10–11)
Artist Shiba Kôkan (Suzuki Harushige) (Japanese, 1747–1818)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #612; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 451

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.4 x 21.7 cm (11 3/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4992

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Kaminazuki/ shigururu mama ni/ Ogurayama/ shita teru bakari/ momiji shinikeri

Signed

Harushige ga
春重画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#612); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection