Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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book illustration
  • Japan
  • book illustration, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2202.x
Description

Print depicting a woman lifting water from a well. There is a railing around the well, and the woman is holding a wooden bucket on the corner of the railing while looking down into the well. There is a long rope attached to a pulley in the top of the print. There is calligraphy throughout the top left corner of the print.