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Descending Geese of Hagoromo (Hagoromo no rakugan), from the series Fashionable Eight Views of Nô Plays (Fûryû utai hakkei)

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Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

Formerly in Tebbs collection; March 3, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Tebbs sale, Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #337; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #244.6, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 376

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.9 x 14.7 cm (12 9/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4387

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints