Descending Geese of Hagoromo (Hagoromo no rakugan), from the series Fashionable Eight Views of Nô Plays (Fûryû utai hakkei)

「風流うたひ八景 羽衣の落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #337; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #244.6, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 376

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.9 x 14.7 cm (12 9/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4387

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

Formerly in Tebbs collection; March 3, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Tebbs sale, Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection