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

「近江八景 堅田落雁」

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


Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 10.9 x 17.4 cm (4 5/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9048

Medium or Technique

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

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

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

November 1912, 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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection