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woman on ladder with chicken
  • Isoda Koryūsai
    1735–1790
    active: Japan
  • woman on ladder with chicken, early 1770s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Fūryū Jūnishi (Elegant 12 Zodiac Animals)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 256 x 195 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 7 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 263 x 197 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 3/8 x 7 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7858
Description

Woman on ladder holding chicken. Rooster flies to her right, watched by her and a boy standing below. Smoking set on tatami matting at center bottom.