English Woman (Eiriki nyonin), from the series The Five Nations (Gokakoku no uchi)

「五カ国之内 英利吉女人」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshikazu (Japanese, active 1848–1870), Publisher Jôshûya Kinzô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2000.303

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: Chicken 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:酉三改
彫師:なし

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection