The Tenth Month: Maple-leaf Viewing, Festival of Ebisu (Nagatsuki, Momijigari, Ebisu-kô), from an untitled series of Day and Night Scenes of the Twelve Months

昼夜十二ヶ月 「なが月 もみちかり ゑびすこう」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1772–75 (early An'ei era)
Artist Utagawa Toyoharu (Japanese, 1735–1814)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), pl. 71

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.2 x 17.3 cm (9 1/8 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.241

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a series jointly designed by Kitao Shigemasa (#s 1, 5, 9, 11), Katsukawa Shunshô (#s 2, 4, 7, 12), and Utagawa Toyoharu (#s 3, 6, 8, 10).

Signed

Utagawa Toyoharu ga
歌川豊春画

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