China (Nankin) and France, from the series Pictures of People from Foreign Lands (Gaikoku jinbutsu zuga)

「外国人物図画 南京 仏蘭西」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshiiku (Japanese, 1833–1904), Publisher Kobayashi Tetsujirô (Maruya Tetsujirô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yonemura, Yokohama (1990), cat. no. 35

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 24.2 cm (14 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.540

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ikkeisai Yoshiiku ga
一恵斎芳幾画

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