Wild Geese and Moon (Tsuki ni gan)
Color woodblock print
Image: 37 x 13.2 cm (14 9/16 x 5 3/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Inscription verso, bottom left in pencil: 426
Konna* na yo ga/mata mo arô ka/tsuki ni kari
Will it come again--/another night like this one?/Wild geese and the moon
EditionAn early impression with careful printing and coloration on thick paper; the cloud line at the lower left is on the diagonal, not on the horizontal as in the later 34.227.1 and there is embossing on the feathers of the geese and at the edge of the moon
Japan; Edo (location)
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
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