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Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (歌川国貞) / Toyokuni III (三代豊国)

Print: The Fifth Month (Satsuki - 皐つき) from the series
The Twelve Months (Jūnika tsuki no uchi - 十二ヶ月のうち)

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Dates: 1851,created
Dimensions: 10.0 in,14.0 in,Overall dimensions
Inscription:

Signed: Toyokuni ga (豊国画)
Publisher: Minatoya Kohei (Marks 332 - seal 24-074)
Censor seals: Mera and Watanabe

Related links: Ukiyoe ni kiku ; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston;

Physical description:

"Satsuki" refers to the 5th month and in ancient nomenclature meant "the month of rice planting."