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.ai
Description

Print depicting two men interacting. There is a man in the left side of the print, seated on a large, wooden bench. There is a small tray with tea implements, next to him on the bench. There is a window behind the man. There is another man kneeling in the foreground, and looking up toward the man seated on the bench. This man is holding a dipper with a long handle, and cleaning the dipper with a cloth. There is a small, wooden bucket in front of him. There is calligraphy in the top right corner of the print.