Descending Geese of the Koto Bridges, from the series Eight Views of the Parlor (Zashiki hakkei)

坐鋪八景 琴路の落雁

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #127; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.4.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 217

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.5 x 20.7 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1121

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state, without signature and seal.
MFA impressions: 06.1121 (second state), 21.4484 (first state), 21.4485 (third state)

Signed

Unsigned

無款

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection