Descending Geese at Hirakata (Hirakata no rakugan), from the series Eight Views of Kanazawa (Kanazawa hakkei)

「金沢八景 ひらかたのらくかん」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1785
Artist Kitao Masanobu (Santô Kyôden) (Japanese, 1761–1816)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.2 x 19.8 cm (10 5/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5716

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.20002, 21.5716

Signed

Kitao Masanobu ga
北尾政演画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection