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Descending Geese at Katada (Katada rakugan), Sunset Glow at Seta (Seta sekishô), Hira, and Ishiyama, from the harimaze series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei)

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One of two sheets.

Signed

Ryûsai (right), Hiroshige

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Hiro 改印: 極

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 253, ôban #17.1; Tanba 1965, #470

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 37 x 26 cm (14 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints