Descending Geese at Shinobazu Pond (Shinobazu no rakugan), from the series Eight Views of Edo (Edo hakkei)

「江戸八景 不忍の落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #480.5; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 246.1.1

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32 x 21.7 cm (12 5/8 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.46

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24