The image is a large comptempray Chinese water color of 2 geese. The verse "Ode to the Goose" was written by Luo Binwang, a Chinese poet of the Tang Dynasty. The binding is a folding book that reveals the verse as the book is unfolded to the full print. Handcrafted book by Jill Timm, comes in a matching cloth covered case. Folded size is 5" x 6.75". Ode to the Goose is a one-of-a-kind book.