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.ah
Description

Color print depicting a figure seated on the back of a cow. The figure is wearing a large hat, and there is a sun surrounded by hazy clouds in the top right corner of the print. There is a flock of birds in the center of the sky.