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Descending Geese (Rakugan) and Returning Sails (Kihan), from the series Fashionable Eight Views (Fûryû hakkei)

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Diptych: 21.7473 (left), 21.7474 (right)

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet) 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on each sheet) 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane Collection (lot 613); 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,

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), #102 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 36.5 x 49.7 cm (14 3/8 x 19 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7473-4

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints