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

「東都八景 不忍の落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #25.3

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 15 x 22.2 cm (5 7/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1621

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1621, 21.9060, 54.389

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection