Posted by Hans Olof Johansson (184.108.40.206) on September 15, 2015 at 23:19:44:
In Reply to: Identification month on Eishi print posted by Roland on September 15, 2015 at 12:11:23:
According to Klaus J Brandt in "Hosoda Eishi 1756-1829" (Stuttgart 1977), p 110, only eight of the twelve prints of this series have survived.
The title of your print is "Yôchû" (陽中), which is said to be a synonym of "spring" or "spring month". I haven't been able to find the word in any of my Japanese dictionaries, though.
Still according to Brandt, the series was published in 1787-88.
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