MATERIAL: Woodblock Printed
TYPE: Broadside (Kawaraban)
DIMENSIONS: 9 X 12 inches
CONDITION: Fair to good shape for the age.
ITEM ID: 3610

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Kawaraban Broadside, American Woman with Flag, Dog, Russian Coinage

Year: 1860

Japanese woodblock print. Kawaraban broadside, American Woman with Flag, Dog and Russian coinage, published in Yokohama, c1860.  Yokohama had just been opened as a foreign trade port and the Japanese were interested in the customs and culture of Americans and other inhabitants of Yokohama trading port.