Childrenĺs Games of the Five Festivals (Kodomo asobi gosekku no uchi, 子供遊御節句のうち)

Publisher: Maru-ya Seijir˘

1842-1846

 

This series is not listed in Kuniyoshi by Basil William Robinson (Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1961).á The prints are each about 14 by 10 inches (36 by 25 centimeters), a size known as ˘ban.

 

Title: New Year's Day (Sh˘gatsu, 正月)

Description: Children with battledores

 

 

Title: The Third Month (Sangatsu, 三月)

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Title: The Fifth Month (Gogatsu, 五月)

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Title: The Seventh Month (Shichigatsu, 七月), also known as the Star Festival (Tanabata, 七夕)

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Title: The Ninth Month (Kugatsu, 九月), also known as the Chrysanthemum Festival

Description: Children with chrysanthemums and fruit

 

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