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Gogatsu satsuki rikka getsu shōbuzuki chūka (The fifth month)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Gogatsu satsuki rikka getsu shōbuzuki chūka (The fifth month), circa 1850, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Gosekku tsuki no imei (Different names for the months of the five festivals)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 371 x 248 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 5/8 x 9 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 371 x 250 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 5/8 x 9 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7686
Description

Lady wringing towel after working at cask containing iris leaves. Purple clouds. Flower cartouche, TR corner.