Japan Yokuhama American presents Perry
Delivering of the American presents at Yokuhama
24 x 27.5 cm
Originele lithografie machinaal gekleurd op papier
Deze pr. is gegraveerd n de orig. daguerrestypes gem. op mrt 13 1854 in Japan. M.C. Perry ( 1794 - 1858 ) led a US. goverment expedition to open up trade with Japan, after 200 years closed borders. Only the Dutch traded with Japan during that time.
Tekenaar: W.T. Peters at N. Y.
Lithograaf: Sarony & Co N. Y.
A.O.P. Nicholson (Washington)
Francis L. Hawks with supervision of Commodore Mathew Calbraith Perry
Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China seas and Japan performed in the years 1852, 1853, and 1854.