Flying Geese and Full Moon, from the series Japanese and Chinese Poems for Recitation (Wakan rôeishû)

「和漢朗詠集」 月、雁

Japanese
Edo period
about 1842–43 (Tenpô 13–14)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Jôshûya Kinzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 142; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #65.8

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.6 cm (14 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1224

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu
広重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seal: Ichiryûsai
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection