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Rooster Collection (#7)

In the wheel of life, where the cycle of birth and death spins ceaselessly, a rooster stands tall amidst the serene surroundings of Kopan monastery in Bhaktapur, Nepal

Background imageRooster Collection: Street stories

Street stories
Kuntal Biswas

Background imageRooster Collection: Capital letter Y decorated with plant and poultry motifs. 1880 (Illustration)

Capital letter Y decorated with plant and poultry motifs. 1880 (Illustration)
7309418 Capital letter Y decorated with plant and poultry motifs. 1880 (Illustration) by Habert-Dys, Jules Auguste (1850-1930); 20 x 14

Background imageRooster Collection: C for Rooster, 1901 (illustration)

C for Rooster, 1901 (illustration)
7309279 C for Rooster, 1901 (illustration) by Magne de la Croix, Paul (1875-1942); 27 x 22 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: in "ABC of animals)

Background imageRooster Collection: A B C D: Ane Boeuf Coq Dromedaire, 1901 (illustration)

A B C D: Ane Boeuf Coq Dromedaire, 1901 (illustration)
7309274 A B C D: Ane Boeuf Coq Dromedaire, 1901 (illustration) by Magne de la Croix, Paul (1875-1942); 27 x 22 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: in "ABC of animals)

Background imageRooster Collection: F: F are the Fowls: the hens and the cocks. Take Care, My Fine Birdies, Beware of the Fox

F: F are the Fowls: the hens and the cocks. Take Care, My Fine Birdies, Beware of the Fox. 1870 (illustration)
7309599 F: F are the Fowls: the hens and the cocks. Take Care, My Fine Birdies, Beware of the Fox. 1870 (illustration) by Howard, J. (active c)

Background imageRooster Collection: Noblesse Oblige, a horse and a cock together, History, digital reproduction of an original

Noblesse Oblige, a horse and a cock together, History, digital reproduction of an original 19th-century painting
7279717 Noblesse Oblige, a horse and a cock together, History, digital reproduction of an original 19th-century painting by Unknown Artist

Background imageRooster Collection: Leyli and Majnoun, 19th century (textile)

Leyli and Majnoun, 19th century (textile)
PCT4296210 Leyli and Majnoun, 19th century (textile) by Persian School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Iran, art of qalamkar: detail of an Iranian textile piece from Isfahan)

Background imageRooster Collection: Cover page of the book Alphabet francais, 1887 (engraving)

Cover page of the book Alphabet francais, 1887 (engraving)
DUV4205821 Cover page of the book Alphabet francais, 1887 (engraving) by Beuzon, Joseph Charles (fl.1892) (after); 32.5 x 25 cm; Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageRooster Collection: Time of innocence

Time of innocence
Olivier Schram

Background imageRooster Collection: The Roman wolf and the British lion sing in chorus Come Chicken, Come, 1903 (print)

The Roman wolf and the British lion sing in chorus Come Chicken, Come, 1903 (print)
LSE4327726 The Roman wolf and the British lion sing in chorus Come Chicken, Come, 1903 (print) by French School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageRooster Collection: A Faliscan Black-Glazed Askos, c. 4th Century B. C. (terracotta)

A Faliscan Black-Glazed Askos, c. 4th Century B. C. (terracotta)
7295983 A Faliscan Black-Glazed Askos, c. 4th Century B.C. (terracotta); (add.info.: In the form of a rooster, standing on a pedestal base.); Photo © Christies Images

Background imageRooster Collection: Cock Weather Vane, c. 1937. Creator: Gordon Sanborn

Cock Weather Vane, c. 1937. Creator: Gordon Sanborn
Cock Weather Vane, c. 1937

Background imageRooster Collection: Embroidered Rug, c. 1937. Creator: Dorothy Lacey

Embroidered Rug, c. 1937. Creator: Dorothy Lacey
Embroidered Rug, c. 1937

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster and Monuments, banquet menu of the Republican Committee on Trade

Rooster and Monuments, banquet menu of the Republican Committee on Trade, Industry and Agriculture offered 22. 11
LSE4076336 Rooster and Monuments, banquet menu of the Republican Committee on Trade, Industry and Agriculture offered 22.11.1906 to the delegates of the City of London international commercial

Background imageRooster Collection: The Cockfight in the Harem (watercolour)

The Cockfight in the Harem (watercolour)
7186147 The Cockfight in the Harem (watercolour) by Schutz, Erich (1886-1937); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Cockfight in the Harem)

Background imageRooster Collection: The House that Jack Built accumulative nursery rhyme. This is the Cock that crowed in the morn

The House that Jack Built accumulative nursery rhyme. This is the Cock that crowed in the morn
866035 The House that Jack Built accumulative nursery rhyme. This is the Cock that crowed in the morn... Illustration by Randolph Caldecott

Background imageRooster Collection: Poulterer

Poulterer
3573690 Poulterer by Berti, Camillo (17th century) (attr.to); Museum of Still Life, deposits, Poggio a Caiano, Florence, Tuscany, Italy; (add.info.: Foused formerly in The Vasarian Corridor)

Background imageRooster Collection: A Cock Fight (oil on canvas)

A Cock Fight (oil on canvas)
CH401584 A Cock Fight (oil on canvas) by Snyders, Frans (1579-1657) (follower of); Private Collection; Photo © Christies Images

Background imageRooster Collection: Do not forget your Cats! (engraving)

Do not forget your Cats! (engraving)
1603512 Do not forget your Cats! (engraving) by Wain, Louis (1860-1939); Private Collection; (add.info.: Do not forget your Cats! Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 3 September 1892)

Background imageRooster Collection: Two roosters fighting in a barn yard below an eagle. 1811 (etching)

Two roosters fighting in a barn yard below an eagle. 1811 (etching)
7235827 Two roosters fighting in a barn yard below an eagle. 1811 (etching) by Howitt, Samuel (1756-1822); (add.info.: Two roosters fighting in a barn yard while an eagle hovers above)

Background imageRooster Collection: A cock in a tree outwits a fox, while a dog sleeps. 1811 (etching)

A cock in a tree outwits a fox, while a dog sleeps. 1811 (etching)
7235834 A cock in a tree outwits a fox, while a dog sleeps. 1811 (etching) by Howitt, Samuel (1756-1822); (add.info.: A cock in a tree outwits a cunning fox, while a dog sleeps in a hollow)

Background imageRooster Collection: Jupiters bird admonishing an assembly of animals. 1811 (etching)

Jupiters bird admonishing an assembly of animals. 1811 (etching)
7235864 Jupiters bird admonishing an assembly of animals. 1811 (etching) by Howitt, Samuel (1756-1822); (add.info.: Jupiters bird, the eagle, admonishing a lion, fox, greyhound and rooster)

Background imageRooster Collection: A rooster finds a precious jewel in a barnyard but discards it. 1811 (etching)

A rooster finds a precious jewel in a barnyard but discards it. 1811 (etching)
7235858 A rooster finds a precious jewel in a barnyard but discards it. 1811 (etching) by Howitt, Samuel (1756-1822); (add.info.: A rooster finds a precious jewel in a barnyard but discards it)

Background imageRooster Collection: DDE-90035115

DDE-90035115
Serbia, Donji Milanovac. Port city along the Danube River. Typical farm rooster crowing. Date: 18/01/2006

Background imageRooster Collection: Frontispiece for the Society of Etchers, 1863. Creator: Jules-Ferdinand Jacquemart

Frontispiece for the Society of Etchers, 1863. Creator: Jules-Ferdinand Jacquemart
Frontispiece for the Society of Etchers, 1863

Background imageRooster Collection: The actors Ichikawa Komazo III as Akuhachiro Tokikage and Nakayama Tomisaburo I as Yushide... 1798

The actors Ichikawa Komazo III as Akuhachiro Tokikage and Nakayama Tomisaburo I as Yushide... 1798
The actors Ichikawa Komazo III as Akuhachiro Tokikage and Nakayama Tomisaburo I as Yushide, the sister of Rokurozaemon, in the play " Hana to Mimasu Yoshino no Miyuki

Background imageRooster Collection: Cock, Hen, and Rising Sun, from the series 'Seven Bird-and-flower Prints for the Fuyo... c. 1810

Cock, Hen, and Rising Sun, from the series "Seven Bird-and-flower Prints for the Fuyo... c. 1810
Cock, Hen, and Rising Sun, from the series " Seven Bird-and-flower Prints for the Fuyo Circle of Kanuma in Shimotsuke Province (Yamagawa Shimotsuke Kanuma Fuyo-ren kacho nanaban tsuzuki no uchi)

Background imageRooster Collection: Amulet of a Rooster, Byzantine Period (4th-7th century). Creator: Unknown

Amulet of a Rooster, Byzantine Period (4th-7th century). Creator: Unknown
Amulet of a Rooster, Byzantine Period (4th-7th century)

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster and Three Chicks, by Japanese artist Ohara Koson

Rooster and Three Chicks, by Japanese artist Ohara Koson
7261228 Rooster and Three Chicks, by Japanese artist Ohara Koson by Koson, Ohara (1877-1945); Private Collection; (add.info.: Rooster and Three Chicks, by Japanese artist Ohara Koson, 1877-1945)

Background imageRooster Collection: The Farmyard (oil on canvas)

The Farmyard (oil on canvas)
XIR162613 The Farmyard (oil on canvas) by Boucher, Francois (1703-70) (studio of); Musee de la Ville de Paris, Musee Carnavalet, Paris, France; (add.info.: by the studio of Francois Boucher (1703-70))

Background imageRooster Collection: The farmyard: A farmer feeds hens, roosters and chicks in the yard of a farm accompanied by her

The farmyard: A farmer feeds hens, roosters and chicks in the yard of a farm accompanied by her two little daughters
DUV4202171 The farmyard: A farmer feeds hens, roosters and chicks in the yard of a farm accompanied by her two little daughters. 1908 (chromolithograph) by Bigot-Valentin (fl)

Background imageRooster Collection: Front cover of Cocorico magazine, December 1901 (colour litho)

Front cover of Cocorico magazine, December 1901 (colour litho)
CHT271734 Front cover of Cocorico magazine, December 1901 (colour litho) by Kienerk, Giorgio (1869-1948); Bibliotheque des Arts Decoratifs, Paris

Background imageRooster Collection: The French cockerel as ambassador to Russia (colour litho)

The French cockerel as ambassador to Russia (colour litho)
7201364 The French cockerel as ambassador to Russia (colour litho) by Wellner, Wilhelm Anton (1859-1939); Private Collection; (add.info.: The French cockerel as ambassador to Russia)

Background imageRooster Collection: The Fox and the Cock (colour litho)

The Fox and the Cock (colour litho)
7193476 The Fox and the Cock (colour litho) by Rountree, Harry (Herbert R.) (1878-1950); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Fox and the Cock)

Background imageRooster Collection: Syllable - Mo from the series Tales of Ise in Fashionable Brocade Prints, c

Syllable - Mo from the series Tales of Ise in Fashionable Brocade Prints, c. 1770-1773 (woodblock on paper)
6437462 Syllable - Mo from the series Tales of Ise in Fashionable Brocade Prints, c.1770-1773 (woodblock on paper) by Shunsho, Katsukawa (1726-93); 21.7x15.6 cm; Maidstone Museum and Art Gallery

Background imageRooster Collection: The lion, king of animals surrounds with his court (peacock, owl, wolf, monkey, tiger, panthere)

The lion, king of animals surrounds with his court (peacock, owl, wolf, monkey, tiger, panthere, fox, bear, rat)
XEE4161917 The lion, king of animals surrounds with his court (peacock, owl, wolf, monkey, tiger, panthere, fox, bear, rat)

Background imageRooster Collection: Hamlet and the Ghost, c. 1825

Hamlet and the Ghost, c. 1825
7245435 Hamlet and the Ghost, c. 1825 by Cruikshank, George (1792-1878); Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund; Yale Center for British Art; Paul Mellon Fund

Background imageRooster Collection: Saucer, 9th century (polychrome lustre)

Saucer, 9th century (polychrome lustre)
AME117790 Saucer, 9th century (polychrome lustre) by Iraqi School; Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK; © Ashmolean Museum

Background imageRooster Collection: The Dog Whose Ears Were Cropped (Collection 2, Book 10, fable 8)

The Dog Whose Ears Were Cropped (Collection 2, Book 10, fable 8) - engraving from "A Hundred Fables of La
XEE4161869 The Dog Whose Ears Were Cropped (Collection 2, Book 10, fable 8) - engraving from " A Hundred Fables of La Fontaine" Illustrated by Percy J

Background imageRooster Collection: The Wolf and the Fox (Collection 2, Book 11, fable 6) -engraving from 'A Hundred Fables of La

The Wolf and the Fox (Collection 2, Book 11, fable 6) -engraving from "A Hundred Fables of La
XEE4161923 The Wolf and the Fox (Collection 2, Book 11, fable 6) -engraving from " A Hundred Fables of La Fontaine" Illustrated by Percy J

Background imageRooster Collection: The pig, the cat and the mouse. Illustration for the fable by Jean de La Fontaine

The pig, the cat and the mouse. Illustration for the fable by Jean de La Fontaine
JLJ4662190 The pig, the cat and the mouse. Illustration for the fable by Jean de La Fontaine. Painting by Jean Baptiste Claudot (1733-1805), 18th century

Background imageRooster Collection: The rooster of Bruyere and the rooster of our low courses. 'Fauna des Mdecins ou histoire des

The rooster of Bruyere and the rooster of our low courses. "Fauna des Mdecins ou histoire des animaux et de leurs
JEB4829918 The rooster of Bruyere and the rooster of our low courses." Fauna des Mdecins ou histoire des animaux et de leurs produits par Hippolyte Cloquet" - Volume 6 - 1825

Background imageRooster Collection: Contemporary Khmer textiles (textile)

Contemporary Khmer textiles (textile)
LIT389558 Contemporary Khmer textiles (textile) by Cambodian School; Photo © Luca Tettoni; Cambodian, out of copyright

Background imageRooster Collection: Le coq et le fox - The Cock and the Fox - (Collection 1, Book 2, Fable 15)

Le coq et le fox - The Cock and the Fox - (Collection 1, Book 2, Fable 15)
XEE4161880 Le coq et le fox - The Cock and the Fox - (Collection 1, Book 2, Fable 15) - engraving from " A Hundred Fables of La Fontaine" Illustrated by Percy J

Background imageRooster Collection: The Turkish Pony Bobby, the Cock from Sebastopol, the Cow from the Valley of Baidar

The Turkish Pony Bobby, the Cock from Sebastopol, the Cow from the Valley of Baidar and the Pigeon ()
3744657 The Turkish Pony Bobby, the Cock from Sebastopol, the Cow from the Valley of Baidar and the Pigeon (...), 1858 (oil on canvas) by Luker

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster and plants, detail of 3743687 (fresco)

Rooster and plants, detail of 3743687 (fresco)
3743697 Rooster and plants, detail of 3743687 (fresco) by Unknown artist, (18th-19th century); (add.info.: Palermo, Palazzo Reale o Palazzo dei Normanni, Appartamento Reale, Sala degli Uccelli)

Background imageRooster Collection: Mr. Latrompe packed his trunk so much that he had to sit on it to close it

Mr. Latrompe packed his trunk so much that he had to sit on it to close it
LSE4332813 Mr. Latrompe packed his trunk so much that he had to sit on it to close it, illustration of the childrens book " Les animaux en train de plaisir", by J.Jacquin




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In the wheel of life, where the cycle of birth and death spins ceaselessly, a rooster stands tall amidst the serene surroundings of Kopan monastery in Bhaktapur, Nepal. This majestic creature symbolizes resilience and courage as it proudly proclaims its presence in this corner of Asia. Across continents, a bronze statue depicting the Town Musicians of Bremen captures our attention in Germany. Amongst these whimsical figures is a rooster, representing bravery and leadership within their harmonious ensemble. Europe embraces this feathered companion with open arms. Delving into history, an enchanting poultry engraving from 1895 takes us back to a time when chickens were celebrated for their beauty and diversity. The intricate details on display showcase humanity's fascination with these creatures throughout centuries. Traveling further back in time to 1868, we stumble upon a chromolithograph titled "Poultry of the World Poster. " This vibrant artwork showcases various breeds from around the globe; among them is an illustrious rooster that demands admiration for its striking plumage. Within farmyards worldwide, roosters reign over their hens with grace and authority. Their vibrant feathers catch sunlight as they strut confidently through fields or perch atop fences - guardians of their flock's safety. Returning to Germany once more, another bronze statue dedicated to the Town Musicians reminds us that even fictional characters can embody strength and determination through a proud rooster's presence. Europe cherishes this iconic figure as part of its cultural heritage. Enos Cockerel immortalized himself within Picture No. 11771501 - his regal stance captured forever by an artist's brushstroke. His legacy lives on through artistry that celebrates nature's wonders while honoring those who appreciate such magnificence. Journeying eastward to India during 1790 brings us face-to-face with Colonel Mordaunt engrossed in watching a cockfight at Lucknow.