Returning Sails of the Morning After: Yûgiri and Izaemon (Kiniginu no kihan, Yûgiri Izaemon), from the series Eight Views of Figures of Lovers (Sugata hakkei)

「衣々の帰帆 夕きり伊左衛門 すかた八景」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #315.6; the series: Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #259 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.3 x 19.7 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4699

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection