|Utagawa YOSHITORA (fl. 1850 - 1880)||
Picture of People of the Five Nations: A Sunday gathering
('Gokakoku jinbutsu: Dontaku no zu')
Signed: Yoshitora ga
Publisher: Yamashiro-ya Jibei
Size: ôban triptych (c. 36.8 x 75.5 cms / c. 14 1/2" x 29 5/8", all three sheets)
Very good impression, fine color and condition.
ref. no.: # 743028
Price: € 2,500.00
Foreign merchants, officers, and ladies gather for refreshments in a setting
that represents a mercantile establishment along the Yokohama waterfront.
The Five (treaty) Nations were the USA, Great Britain, The Netherlands, France and Russia.