The Interesting Type (Omoshiroki sô), from the series Ten Types in the Physiognomic Study of Women (Fujin sôgaku juttai)
Asano and Clark 1995, #56; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #18.5; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #111; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #39
Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 24.9 cm (14 3/4 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
First state, including the title of the print as well as the series title.
Sômi Utamaro ga
Censor's seal: kiwame
1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection