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Wild Geese in Rain (Uchû no kari)

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Inscription

Poem: Aki no ame ni/ mono samuku naru/ yami no yo o/ koe bakari nite/ wataru karigane

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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 1771–72 (Meiwa 8–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #605; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 591

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.7 x 21.2 cm (10 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4472

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints