The Third Month (Yayoi), from the series Fashionable Flowers of the Twelve Months (Fûryû jûni ki no hana)

「風流十二季ノ花 弥生」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770–72 (Meiwa 7–An'ei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 206, #G-4-3

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.3 x 19 cm (10 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8285

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryûsai ga
湖龍斎画

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