Descending Geese at Katada (Katada no rakugan), No. 3 from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 三 堅田落雁(かただのらくがん)」

Japanese
Edo period
1730s
Artist Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.4 x 15.5 cm (13 1/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7183

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

Inscription

Poem: Mine amata/ koete koshiji ni/ mazu chikaki/ Katada ni nabiki/ otsuru karigane

Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyomasu hitsu
絵師鳥居清倍筆

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