Returning Sails at Yabase (Yabase kihan), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

「近江八景 八橋帰帆」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11.2 x 16.5 cm (4 7/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9035

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Maho kakete/ Yabase ni kaeru/ fune wa ima/ uchide no hama o/ ato no oikaze
真帆かけて 八橋にかへる 船はいま うち出のはまを あとの追風

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection