Descending Geese (Rakugan), from the series Eight Views of Figures (Sugata hakkei)

「姿八景 落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Yokokawa Takejirô (Hori Take)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G314-05 (no photo)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 37.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5007.54

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.43162, 2009.5007.54

The left edge of this impression is concealed by the album binding

Signed

Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga

一陽斎豊国画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take

改印:福、村松
彫師:彫竹

Credit Line

Source unidentified