A Frenchwoman and a Dutchman (Furansu, Oranda)

「仏蘭西(ふらんす)」、「和蘭(おらんだ)」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshiiku (Japanese, 1833–1904), Publisher Ômiya Kyûjirô (Kiyûdô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 23.8 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2005.539

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

With a glossary of Dutch words.

Signed

Keisai Yoshiiku ga
蕙斎芳幾画

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey 12 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Chô
改印:申十二改
彫師:彫長

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection