active ca. 1850-1880
Balloon Ascension America
Date: 1867
Amerikakoku. The Stars and Stripes (with twelve stars) flies proudly over an imagined American city, the air filled with balloonists. Women in full skirts and bonnets watch from a verandah, surrounded by a city that seems to be built of grey stone.
Publisher: Shimizuya Naojirô
Size: ôban triptych 36 x 72 cm
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Some areas of minor restoration.
Inventory Number: YST018