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Maker(s):Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
Culture:Japanese (ca. 1764-1820)
Title:Cock on a temple drum
Date Made:1813
Materials:woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper with embossing
Place Made:Asia; Japan; Edo
Measurements:sheet: 8 1/16 in x 7 5/16 in ; 20.5 cm x 18.6 cm
Accession Number:  AC 1990.56
Credit Line:Gift of William Green
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

An embossed white rooster standing on a temple drum with a tomoe design. Signed Shinsai with two artist's seals. Printer's seal, surikō shinzō, in lower left corner.

birds; drums; movement; text; poetry

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