Thirty-two Aspects of Physiognomy, Center Sheet (Sanjûni sôzô chû)

「三十二相象 中」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Nishimura Shigenobu (Japanese, active about 1724–1735), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 146

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 15 cm (12 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5887

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eshi Nishimura Shigenobu hitsu
絵師西村重信筆

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