Rooster and Hen

Rooster and Hen

Kawanabe Kyōsai

Date 1868
Inv. А-28897
Size 223 x 136 mm
Material, technique Paper, color xylographie

It has been in the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts since 1924.

The Engravings of the Meiji period (1868-1912). The influence of the West during this period affected the printing technique: printers began using aniline dyes, which greatly facilitated and reduced the cost of creating engravings.