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近江八景之内 堅田落雁
Returning Geese at Katada

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo))
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1832
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
8 7/8 x 13 3/4 in. (22.5 x 34.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
JP2470
Not on view
Signature: Hiroshige ga

Inscription: Poem:
Lured from their flight over many mountains
Toward far-off Koshiji
The wild geese are alighting at Katada

Marking: Seal: Eikyūdō
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
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