Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Returning Geese at Kurosaki
  • Utagawa Kunisada
    1786–1864
    born: Katsushika, Musashi province (present-day Tokyo prefecture), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Returning Geese at Kurosaki, circa 1843–1847, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • The Fan-shaped Eight Views of the Sumida River
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 375 x 260 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 375 x 260 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 10 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0376
Description

Standing woman holding baby. She is standing against fan-shaped background landscape. There are geese flying above the landscape.