Descending Geese at Katada (Katada rakugan), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「あふみ八景 堅田落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, horizontal chûban #7.3

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 14.6 x 20.7 cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1618

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1618, 21.9022

Inscription

Poem: ... Katada no kari no ...

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection