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
  • 0000.2205.o
Description

Print depicting a woman watering large, pink flowers. The woman is holding a wooden bucket and pouring water onto the flowers with a large spoon. The flowers are growing in large planters on the ground, and there is a table in the background, in the top left corner of the print. There is calligraphy throughout the top right corner of the print. The woman is wearing a long, printed robe.