An English Couple Enjoying Themselves (Igiru[su]jin yûgyô)

「英吉利人遊行」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshikazu (Japanese, active 1848–1870)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 24.7 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.536

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshikazu ga

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 2 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:酉二改
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