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Maker(s):Kubo Shunman
Culture:Japanese (1757-1820)
Title:The Origin of Cockfighting (Niwatori Aigen) from the series "The History of Kamakura (Kamakura Shi)"
Date Made:1816
Materials:woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan; Edo
Measurements:sheet: 7 1/2 in x 7 5/16 in ; 19.1 cm x 18.6 cm
Accession Number:  AC 1990.84
Credit Line:Gift of William Green
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

Rooster standing next to an embossed white dog surrounded by three poetry verses by Rinrintei Shirabito from Shirakawa, Seyƫtei Hirosumi, and Akatsukian.

chickens; birds; text

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