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Americans (Amerikajin), from the series Among the Five Nations (Gokakoku no uchi)

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Signed

Kunihisa ga, in toshidama cartouche 国久画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Chicken 10 aratame No blockcutter's mark 改印: 酉十改 彫師: なし

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, 1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 10th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Yonemura, Yokohama (1990), cat. no. 30 (earlier edition with yellow background)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2005.535

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints