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The Fourth Month (Shigatsu)

18th century
18th century
260 x 187 mm (10.2 x 7.4 in.)

Katsukawa Shunchô, Japanese

Alternative title: Two Young Women in Elegant Interior, the First Cuckoo at the Window (April) [former descriptive title]
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color woodcut
Series: from Twelve Months of Popular Customs (Fûzoku jûni kô)
Edition: Publisher: Eijudo [Yeijudo]
Marks: Shuncho ga
Bibliography: The series is described in Catalogue Haviland, 3rd sale, no. 198.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1948
Accession Number: 1948.D2.249

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  • April
  • interior views - Use for photographs or other representations of the interior of a building or other structure. [April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added.]
  • months
  • seasons
  • Ukiyo-e
  • windows - An opening in the wall of a building, serving to admit light, usually to permit vision, and often to admit air. [March 1993 descriptor moved.]
  • youth - Use for people below the age of full maturity, generally 17 years of age and younger. [April 1994 lead-in terms added. September 1993 scope note added. August 1993 related terms added. November 1992 alternate term added. September 1990 lead-in terms added.]

  • image Dimensions: 260 x 187 mm (10.2 x 7.4 in.)

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