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

「略近江八景 堅田落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1773–75 (An'ei 2–4)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 202, #F-21-7

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27 x 19.2 cm (10 5/8 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8296

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

Koryû ga
湖竜画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wrigh; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection