YOSHIMORI (1830-1884). Kanagawa. (Sold)

YOSHIMORI (1830-1884). Kanagawa. (Sold)

Artist: Utagawa Yoshimori (1830-1884)
Subject: A lady and view of Yokohama and Kanagawa.
Series: Shoga gojusan ekiCalligraphy and Pictures for the Fifty-three Stations (of the Tokaido)
Signature: Zen Yoshimori Kôsai shasei (Drawn from life by Kôsai, formerly Yoshimori)
Date: 1872
Publisher: Otaya Takichi
Size: Oban tate-e, 37,5x 25,5 cm.
Medium: Woodblock color print
Literature: Ann Yonemura, Yokohama Prints from Nineteenth-Century Japan. Washington 1990, no. 45.
Remarks: According Ann Yonemura the figure of the western woman may be derived from a figure in the foreground of an illustration of India published in the Illustrated London News.
Conditions: Very good impression, colour and condition.
Item no: A 101
Status: Sold