Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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page from an unidentified picture book
  • Japan
  • page from an unidentified picture book, circa 1840s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2043.l
Description

Color print depicting two scenes, dividing the print into halves. The scene in the top of the print depicts two men and a dog. One of the men is carrying long branches over his shoulder. The scene in the bottom of the print depicts houses in a landscape setting. There is a bridge in the right side of the scene, and trees between the houses. There is a body of water in the bottom right corner of the print, and a small boat in the water.