『横浜異 人商館写真之図』

Triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper | 34.9 x 23.5cm | 1861

Utagawa (Gountei) Sadahide

A group of foreigners and Japanese gather at the gate of a foreign business. The Japanese women wear elaborate kimonos with decorative obi, while the foreign women have fantastically ornate gowns. This is a fanciful setting with an improbable juxtapo...
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