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.n
Description

Print depicting a hut and large bucket of water in a landscape scene. There is a large, wooden bucket atop a tall pole, in the right side of the print. there is water pouring from a pipe into the bucket. There is a cloth hanging from a ring just above the bucket. There is a fence in the foreground and branches covered with leaves in the bottom of the print. There is a large tree in the left side of the print, and a river in the background. There is a strip filled with calligraphy along the left side of the print.