Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Poulterers
  • Alf Wallander, artist
    1862–1914
    active: Sweden
    Goupil and Co., printer
    D. Appleton & Company, publisher
    active 1831–1933
  • Poulterers, 1893
  • The Art of the World, Illustrated in the Paintings, Statuary, and Architecture of the World's Columbian Exposition
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 428.62 x 327.02 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 7/8 x 12 7/8 in
  • Transfer from Kenneth Spencer Research Library
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0050.07
Description

Monochromatic image of two figures. There is a man on the left, seated facing forward. He wears a gray pea coat and a cap. He is smoking a pipe and holding a chicken in his hands. There is a woman on the right wearing a dark shawl and holding a large chicken, its legs up in the air. There are more chickens to the left of the man on a crate and one between his feet. The background is dark.