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Descending Geese of the Haikai Poet (Haisha rakugan), from the series Eight Views of Customs in the Floating World (Ukiyo fûzoku hakkei)

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MFA impressions: 21.8295, RES.33.186

Signed

Koryû ga 湖龍画

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund

Japanese, Edo period, about 1775–76 (An'ei 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 203, #F-27-6 (mistakenly numbered 33.186)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.8 x 17.2 cm (9 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.33.186

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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