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First Landing of Americans in Japan

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Inscription

Printed below: LL: W Heine Del; Center: E Brown Jr Direx; LR: Lith of Sarony & Co New York/ center: title, subtitle and other notes

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875

1855

Place Depicted

Japan

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 357

Dimensions

Image: 50.3 x 81.0 cm (19 13/16 x 31 7/8 in.) Sheet: 62.5 x 87.3 cm (24 5/8 x 34 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.404

Medium or Technique

Lithograph and tint, hand colored on paper

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