The Style of a Girl, Left Sheet of a Triptych (Musume-fû, sanpukutsui hidari)
Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 137
Hosoban; 30.3 x 14.2 cm (11 15/16 x 5 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and metallic pigment
Not On View
In early hosoban triptychs, “left” and “right” often (but not always) mean “proper left” and “proper right,” that is, right and left respectively as seen by the viewer.
Nishimura Shigenaga hitsu
Artist's seal: Shigenaga
March 1918, 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