CALL NUMBER: FP 2 - Chadbourne, no. 2 a, b (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-10373 (color film copy transparency of 2a, right section)LC-USZC4-10374 (color film copy transparency of 2b, left section)LC-USZ62-9616 (b&w film copy neg. of 2a, right section)LC-USZ62-9617 (b&w film copy neg. of 2b, left section)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Japanese diptych print shows Perry's steamship in bottom right panel; map of the coast of Soshu in left panel; various Japanese coats of arms in upper half of both panels.
MEDIUM: 1 print on hōsho paper (2 sheets) : woodcut, b&w ; each block 36.5 x 29 cm., each sheet 38.5 x 29.8 cm.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [between 1850 and 1900]
Title from item.
Diptych matted in 2 sections: 2a (right panel), 2b (left panel).
Annotation in pencil on back mount of right panel: American boat which visited Japan July 8, 1853, and coats of arms of various feudal lords.
Annotations, stamps, etc. on verso of right panel: 154 (in pencil); 47623a (typed white label).
Typewritten annotation on back mount of left panel: Coats of arms of feudal lords who were assigned important duties and a map of the coast of Soshu with the American warships.
Annotation in pencil on back mount of left panel: Yokohama print.
Earlier control number: 236.3-1.
Reference print available in LOT 4415.
Gift; Mrs. E. Crane Chadbourne; 1930; (DLC/PP-1930:47623a).
Forms part of: Chadbourne collection of Japanese prints (Library of Congress).
Perry, Matthew Calbraith,--1794-1858--Journeys--Japan. United States Naval Expedition to Japan--(1852-1854) Ships--Japan--1850-1900.
Maps Japan 1850-1900.Coats of arms Japanese 1850-1900.Woodcuts Japanese 1850-1900.Diptychs Japanese 1850-1900.
PART OF: Chadbourne collection of Japanese prints (Library of Congress)
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film transparency of 2b, left section) cph 3g10374 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g10374 (color film transparency of 2a, right section) cph 3g10373 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g10373 (b&w film copy neg. of 2b, left section) cph 3a12068 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a12068 (b&w film copy neg. of 2a, right section) cph 3a12067 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a12067
CONTROL #: 2002700114
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