Utagawa Yoshikazu

fl. ca. 1850's-70's

American Family With Ship

signed Issen Yoshikazu ga, with publisher's seal Kichi Yorozuya ban (Yorozuya Kichibei), combined censor and date seal Tori-hachi, aratame (year of the rooster [1861], 8th month, examined)

oban tate-e 14 1/2 by 9 7/8 in., 36.7 by 25 cm

See Meech-Pekarik for a Russian couple by Yoshikazu in a similar composition which was likely designed to complement this print in a multi-panel format.

Julia Meech-Pekarik, The World of the Meiji Print: Impressions of a New Civilization, 1986, p. 15, no. 9

price: Sold


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