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

「近江八景 堅田落雁」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 237, horizontal chûban #7.3

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 18.7 x 25.6 cm (7 3/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9022

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1618, 21.9022

Inscription

Poem: ... Katada no kari no ...

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

January 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from L. E. Charnley; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection