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Rooster Collection (#9)

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: The Cock Fight - Ohisa of the Takashimaya and Okita of the Naniwaya, c. 1791

The Cock Fight - Ohisa of the Takashimaya and Okita of the Naniwaya, c. 1791

Background imageRooster Collection: Daikoku balancing rice bales, mallet, and rooster on his feet, Japan, 1825

Daikoku balancing rice bales, mallet, and rooster on his feet, Japan, 1825

Background imageRooster Collection: The 'ChineseQuartermaster, Japan, 1765. Creator: Komatsuya Hyakki

The "ChineseQuartermaster, Japan, 1765. Creator: Komatsuya Hyakki
The " Chinese" Quartermaster, Japan, 1765

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster Perched on Mortar, c. 1720 / 36. Creator: Okumura Masanobu

Rooster Perched on Mortar, c. 1720 / 36. Creator: Okumura Masanobu
Rooster Perched on Mortar, c. 1720/36

Background imageRooster Collection: Roosters and Blossoming Apricots, Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Creator: Ren Yi

Roosters and Blossoming Apricots, Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Creator: Ren Yi
Roosters and Blossoming Apricots, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Background imageRooster Collection: Plaque with Local Deity Ghantakarna and Spouse, c. 1600. Creator: Unknown

Plaque with Local Deity Ghantakarna and Spouse, c. 1600. Creator: Unknown
Plaque with Local Deity Ghantakarna and Spouse, c. 1600

Background imageRooster Collection: Sarutahiko, No. 2 (Sono ni) from the series 'The Boulder Door of Spring

Sarutahiko, No. 2 (Sono ni) from the series "The Boulder Door of Spring
Sarutahiko, No. 2 (Sono ni) from the series " The Boulder Door of Spring (Haru no iwato)", 1820s

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster perched on rose trellis, 1854. Creator: Ando Hiroshige

Rooster perched on rose trellis, 1854. Creator: Ando Hiroshige
Rooster perched on rose trellis, 1854

Background imageRooster Collection: Delaying the announcement of dawn, c. 1767 / 68. Creator: Suzuki Harunobu

Delaying the announcement of dawn, c. 1767 / 68. Creator: Suzuki Harunobu
Delaying the announcement of dawn, c. 1767/68

Background imageRooster Collection: Picture of a Ferocious Tiger Drawn from Life (Shasei moko no zu), 1860

Picture of a Ferocious Tiger Drawn from Life (Shasei moko no zu), 1860. [Feline with spots rather than stripes, holding a rooster beneath its paw]

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster on a hillside in winter, mid-1830s. Creator: Ando Hiroshige

Rooster on a hillside in winter, mid-1830s. Creator: Ando Hiroshige
Rooster on a hillside in winter, mid-1830s

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster, umbrella, and morning glories, 1830s. Creator: Ando Hiroshige

Rooster, umbrella, and morning glories, 1830s. Creator: Ando Hiroshige
Rooster, umbrella, and morning glories, 1830s

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster and Hens, c. 1864. Creator: Charles Emile Jacque

Rooster and Hens, c. 1864. Creator: Charles Emile Jacque
Rooster and Hens, c. 1864

Background imageRooster Collection: Kik-kik-cock-a-doodle doo! Mr. Kelly, how are YOU?, from Puck, published November 12

Kik-kik-cock-a-doodle doo! Mr. Kelly, how are YOU?, from Puck, published November 12, 1884

Background imageRooster Collection: Pa. German Water Whistle, c. 1938. Creator: Carl Strehlau

Pa. German Water Whistle, c. 1938. Creator: Carl Strehlau
Pa. German Water Whistle, c. 1938

Background imageRooster Collection: Wall Painting, 1938. Creator: Gerald Transpota

Wall Painting, 1938. Creator: Gerald Transpota
Wall Painting, 1938

Background imageRooster Collection: power struggle

power struggle
Stefan Eisele

Background imageRooster Collection: Border (From a Cover), Southern Italy, 1675 / 1725. Creator: Unknown

Border (From a Cover), Southern Italy, 1675 / 1725. Creator: Unknown
Border (From a Cover), Southern Italy, 1675/1725

Background imageRooster Collection: Warming Pan, 1935 / 1942. Creator: Florence Stevenson

Warming Pan, 1935 / 1942. Creator: Florence Stevenson
Warming Pan, 1935/1942

Background imageRooster Collection: Cock Flying Over Pot of Adonis, c. 1770s. Creator: Isoda Koryusai

Cock Flying Over Pot of Adonis, c. 1770s. Creator: Isoda Koryusai
Cock Flying Over Pot of Adonis, c. 1770s

Background imageRooster Collection: Cocks Fighting Under a Tree, c. 1770s. Creator: Isoda Koryusai

Cocks Fighting Under a Tree, c. 1770s. Creator: Isoda Koryusai
Cocks Fighting Under a Tree, c. 1770s

Background imageRooster Collection: Ewer, 1886 / 90. Creator: Faience Manufacturing Company

Ewer, 1886 / 90. Creator: Faience Manufacturing Company
Ewer, 1886/90. Hen and rooster among raspberry vines, designed by Edward Lycett

Background imageRooster Collection: Cocks Fighting near Bamboo Grove, c. 1770s. Creator: Isoda Koryusai

Cocks Fighting near Bamboo Grove, c. 1770s. Creator: Isoda Koryusai
Cocks Fighting near Bamboo Grove, c. 1770s

Background imageRooster Collection: Fighting Cocks and Urn, 4th-5th century. Creator: Unknown

Fighting Cocks and Urn, 4th-5th century. Creator: Unknown
Fighting Cocks and Urn, 4th-5th century. Mosaic. Late Roman; probably Eastern Mediterranean (Italy)

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster, Geometric Period (800-600 BCE). Creator: Unknown

Rooster, Geometric Period (800-600 BCE). Creator: Unknown
Rooster, Geometric Period (800-600 BCE)

Background imageRooster Collection: Sampler, Italy, 18th century. Creator: Unknown

Sampler, Italy, 18th century. Creator: Unknown
Sampler, Italy, 18th century

Background imageRooster Collection: Picture Depicting Adam and Eve (Needlework), England, 17th century. Creator: Unknown

Picture Depicting Adam and Eve (Needlework), England, 17th century. Creator: Unknown
Picture Depicting Adam and Eve (Needlework), England, 17th century. Clothed Adam and Eve, fruit, flowers, animals and birds

Background imageRooster Collection: Mosaic Floor Panel Depicting a Bound Rooster, 2nd century. Creator: Unknown

Mosaic Floor Panel Depicting a Bound Rooster, 2nd century. Creator: Unknown
Mosaic Floor Panel Depicting a Bound Rooster, 2nd century. Panel from a larger mosaic found in the remains of a villa on Monte Rosario, outside the Porta Portuensis, Rome

Background imageRooster Collection: Wellhead with Roosters, Han dynasty (206 B. C. -A. D. 220), 1st century B. C. / A. D

Wellhead with Roosters, Han dynasty (206 B. C. -A. D. 220), 1st century B. C. / A. D
Wellhead with Roosters, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-A.D. 220), 1st century B.C./A.D

Background imageRooster Collection: A Falconer with Two Ladies and a Foot Soldier, possibly Paris or Bruges, c. 1500

A Falconer with Two Ladies and a Foot Soldier, possibly Paris or Bruges, c. 1500

Background imageRooster Collection: Panel (Furnishing Fabric), England, 1800 / 25. Creator: Unknown

Panel (Furnishing Fabric), England, 1800 / 25. Creator: Unknown
Panel (Furnishing Fabric), England, 1800/25. Floral print with roosters and turkeys

Background imageRooster Collection: L'Escarpolette, (The Swing), Furnishing Fabric, France, c. 1789

L'Escarpolette, (The Swing), Furnishing Fabric, France, c. 1789. Creator: Christophe-Philippe Oberkampf
L'Escarpolette, (The Swing), Furnishing Fabric, France, c. 1789. Designed by Jean Baptiste Huet after Jean Honore Fragonard, manufactured by Christophe Phillipe Oberkampf

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster, 1870 / 90. Creator: Wilhelm Schimmel

Rooster, 1870 / 90. Creator: Wilhelm Schimmel
Rooster, 1870/90

Background imageRooster Collection: Towel, Russia, 19th century. Creator: Unknown

Towel, Russia, 19th century. Creator: Unknown
Towel, Russia, 19th century

Background imageRooster Collection: A Hawk attacking Poultry in a Farmyard (oil on canvas)

A Hawk attacking Poultry in a Farmyard (oil on canvas)
7076653 A Hawk attacking Poultry in a Farmyard (oil on canvas) by Casteels, Pieter (1684-1749) (after); 101.7x125.8 cm; Private Collection; Flemish, out of copyright

Background imageRooster Collection: Confectionery front, c. 1900 (engraving)

Confectionery front, c. 1900 (engraving)
6437532 Confectionery front, c.1900 (engraving) by French School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Power supply. Storefront of a confectionery grocery shop in Cogolin, France)

Background imageRooster Collection: Poultry in a Landscape (oil on canvas)

Poultry in a Landscape (oil on canvas)
7074465 Poultry in a Landscape (oil on canvas) by Cradock, Marmaduke (1660-1717); Private Collection; English, out of copyright

Background imageRooster Collection: Chicken croquettes. c. 1900 (engraving)

Chicken croquettes. c. 1900 (engraving)
6437533 Chicken croquettes. c.1900 (engraving) by French School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Power supply. Label of a box of chicken croquettes, France, circa 1900. Coll)

Background imageRooster Collection: The orphan

The orphan from the original painting by Thomas Faed ( around 1865 ) engraved and editeb by Sidney Armytage in 1870

Background imageRooster Collection: Wooden Rooster, Pheasant, and Parrot, c. 1937. Creator: Victor F. Muollo

Wooden Rooster, Pheasant, and Parrot, c. 1937. Creator: Victor F. Muollo
Wooden Rooster, Pheasant, and Parrot, c. 1937

Background imageRooster Collection: Pa. German Three Carved and Painted Birds, c. 1937. Creator: Victor F. Muollo

Pa. German Three Carved and Painted Birds, c. 1937. Creator: Victor F. Muollo
Pa. German Three Carved and Painted Birds, c. 1937

Background imageRooster Collection: A Fancy Group, in Front of Petersburg, August 1864. Creator: David Knox

A Fancy Group, in Front of Petersburg, August 1864. Creator: David Knox
A Fancy Group, in Front of Petersburg, August 1864. [Scene from the American Civil War: cock fight. Two African American men hold fighting cocks, surrounded by seated white soldiers and civilians

Background imageRooster Collection: Tureen in the form of a Fighting Cock, Chelsea, c. 1755

Tureen in the form of a Fighting Cock, Chelsea, c. 1755

Background imageRooster Collection: Windmill Counterbalance, c. 1938. Creator: Wilbur M Rice

Windmill Counterbalance, c. 1938. Creator: Wilbur M Rice
Windmill Counterbalance, c. 1938

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster, 1800 / 50. Creator: Unknown

Rooster, 1800 / 50. Creator: Unknown
Rooster, 1800/50

Background imageRooster Collection: Plate, 1808. Creator: Unknown

Plate, 1808. Creator: Unknown
Plate, 1808

Background imageRooster Collection: Rooster, 1850 / 1900. Creator: Unknown

Rooster, 1850 / 1900. Creator: Unknown
Rooster, 1850/1900

Background imageRooster Collection: Futon Cover (Futonji), Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912), 19th century. Creator: Unknown

Futon Cover (Futonji), Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912), 19th century. Creator: Unknown
Futon Cover (Futonji), Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912), 19th century




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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.