Descending Geese (Rakugan) and Returning Sails (Kihan), from the series Fashionable Eight Views (Fûryû hakkei)

「風流近江八景 落雁」  「風流近江八景 帰帆」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), #102 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 36.5 x 49.7 cm (14 3/8 x 19 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7473-4

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.7473 (left), 21.7474 (right)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet)
豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane Collection (lot 613); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection