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)


Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 11 x 16.2 cm (4 5/16 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9037

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
No publisher's mark
Artist's seal: Hiro
改印:なし
版元:なし

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