Descending Geese at Katada (Katada rakugan), from an untitled series of Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

近江八景 「堅田落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Kaei 7/Ansei 1), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Fusatane (Japanese, active 1854–1888), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 37.3 cm (10 3/16 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1223

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Mine amata/ koete koshiji ni/ mazu chikaki/ Katada ni nabiki/ otsuru karigane

Signed

Fusatane ga
房種画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 9
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、寅九
彫師:なし

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent