Ship from Russia (Oroshiya-koku)

「おろしや国」

Japanese
Edo period
19th century
Artist Matsumoto Yasuoki (Gengendô I) (Japanese, 1786–1867), With Okada Shuntôsai (Japanese, active about 1830–60)


Dimensions

16 x 21.5 cm (6 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.60.9

Medium or Technique

Copperplate etching; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The Japanese title is written on the flag flown by the ship.

Signed

"Goengendo" (=Gengendô, in lower left margin); "Soeigetoedo fan" (=Suigetsudô han[?], in lower right margin)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine, Jr.