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
  • 0000.2203.m
Description

Print depicting several figures in a landscape setting. There is a large tree in the right side of the print, and a man is seated in the tree and holding an axe. There is another man standing on the ground, in the left side of the print. His back is facing the viewer and he is looking toward the tree. There are hills in the background. There is a strip filled with calligraphy along the left side of the print, and there is calligraphy throughout the top of the print.