Yûgiri of the Ôgiya and Fujiya Izaemon (Ôgiya Yûgiri, Fujiya Izaemon), from the series True Feelings Compared: The Founts of Love (Jitsu kurabe iro no minakami)
「実競色乃美名家見 扇屋夕霧 ふじや伊左衛門」
Asano and Clark 1995, #301; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #367.9; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 110.3.1
Vertical ôban; 39.2 x 25 cm (15 7/16 x 9 13/16 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
June 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection