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America, from the series Pictures of People from Foreign Lands (Gaikoku jinbutsu zuga)

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Signed

Yoshitora ga 芳虎画

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey 12 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

Purchased in London 1985–1990 from the Japanese Gallery, Kensington Church Street.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 12th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 15 x 10 in. (38.1 x 25.4 cm)

Accession Number

2005.542

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints