[X] Daily Activities [X] printmaking [X] Eight views of Omi province [X] Physical Science Phenomena [X] Edo period (1615 - 1868) [X] Japanese Art
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F1980.211

Katata no rakugan (Geese Descending at Katata), from Eight Views of Omi Province

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1980.211
<p>The wide expanse of Lake Biwa is in the foreground. The boats of fishermen lead toward a village on the shore. More sailing boats and ranges of trees are visible in the distance, where imposing mountains rise. A flock of geese descend from the dark, cloudy sky, seeking the distant shore.</p>