Onatsu and Seijûrô, from the series True Feelings Compared: The Founts of Love (Jitsu kurabe iro no minakami)

「実競色乃美名家見 お夏 清十郎」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1798–99 (Kansei 10–11)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #367.16; the series: Asano and Clark 1995, #s 298-306 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.5 x 27.1 cm (15 9/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4045

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

By exchange with F. H. Douglas for Res. 45.45.

Credit Line

By exchange with F.H. Douglas