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Flying Geese and Full Moon, from the series Japanese and Chinese Poems for Recitation (Wakan rôeishû)

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Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

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

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1842–43 (Tenpô 13–14)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 142; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 249, ôban #65.8

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.6 cm (14 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1224

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints