A Special 1938 Takamizawa Group - Founded in 1911, the Takamizawa Publisher of
Comments - Intriguing scene of early Dutch traders in Nagasaki. The elegantly dressed men are depicted sitting around a cloth-covered table enjoying a meal and wine, with several empty bottles scattered about the floor. The fellow at right leans forward to grab a woman who fondles him under the chin while holding her goblet up for a toast. A rather disgruntled-looking servant at right carries in a platter of food. A wonderful illustration of how the Japanese viewed foreigners.
Artist - Edo era artist (unsigned)
Image Size - Page size 10" x 14 3/4"
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Slight toning. A couple tiny holes. Please see photos for details. Good overall.