The Fancy-free Type (Uwaki no sô), from the series Ten Types in the Physiogonomic Study of Women (Fujin sôgaku juttai)

Second state, with the series title only, lacking the title of the print.

Signed

Sômi Utamaro ga



相見歌麿画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame



改印: 極

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

The Fancy-free Type (Uwaki no sô), from the series Ten Types in the Physiogonomic Study of Women (Fujin sôgaku juttai)

  • 「婦人相学十躰」 浮気之相
Dimensions
Vertical ôban; 34.7 x 23.4 cm (13 11/16 x 9 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Classification
Prints
Type
Ukiyo-e print; bijin-ga
Catalogue Raisonné
Asano and Clark 1995, #57; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #18.6; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #40
Accession Number
21.6389
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