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well
  • Japan
  • well, 1811?, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1621.b
Description
Literature

Color print of a water well, surrounded by a wooden fence. There is a wooden bucket resting on a corner of the fence, and attached to the fence with a thin rope. The grass is green in the bottom right corner of the print. There is calligraphy throughout the left side of the composition.