The Eighth Month: Moon-Viewing Feast (Hachigatsu: Tsukimi no utage), from the series Twelve Months in the South (Minami jūni kō) (right-hand sheet from a diptych)

Artist: Torii Kiyonaga 鳥居清長 (1752-1815)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1784
Ink and color on paper
H x W: 38.5 x 25.8 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Bequest of Charles H.W. Verbeck
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

Charles H. W. Verbeck collection, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, ukiyo-e

To ?
Henri Vever (1854-1942), Paris, France. [1]

To 2009
Charles H.W. Verbeck (1932-2009), Washington, DC [2]

From 2009 to 2010
Estate of Charles H.W. Verbeck. [3]

From 2010
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, bequeathed by Charles H.W. Verbeck. [4]


[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[3] See object record.

[4] See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Estate of Charles H.W. Verbeck
Henri Vever 1854-1942
Charles H.W. Verbeck 1932-2009

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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