Middle Captain Yukihira and the Salt Maiden Matsukaze (Chûnagon Yukihira, Iso no Shiokumi Matsukaze), from the series True Feelings Compared: The Founts of Love (Jitsu kurabe iro no minakami)
「実競色乃美名家見 中納言行平 磯の塩汲松風」
Asano and Clark 1995, #299; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #367.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 110.1.2
Vertical ôban; 37.8 x 25.6 cm (14 7/8 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
The publisher’s seal reads “Sei han” and according to Asano and Clark is most likely a relative of Nishimuraya Yohachi or part of a related firm.
Censor's seal: kiwame
Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection