A Foreigner Studying at Night (Gaikokujin yogaku no zu), from an untitled series of foreigners at home

「外国人夜学之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 10th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshikazu (Japanese, active 1848–1870), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 2 (1977), p. 62

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34 x 22 cm (13 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.537

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Issen Yoshikazu ga

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey 10 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:申十改
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