Kleeding der Japansche Heeren - Montanus (1669)

  • Technic: Etching on hand laid paper.
  • Condition: Very good, given age. Left edge uneven from binding. Sheet overall a little warped from binding. As this is a page from a book, there is text beneath the image and on the rear of the sheet. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
  • Date: 1669
  • Overall size: 8,1 x 12,7 inch
  • Image size: 6,4 x 5,4 inch

€ 89,50

Description: Antique print, titled: 'Kleeding der Japansche Heeren.' - ('Clothing of Japanese gentlemen'). The image shows a Japanese couple in characteristic costume (kimono). A second man is turned away from the viewer (to illustrate the rear of the man's costume).

Arnoldus Montanus' "Gedenkwaerdige Gesantschappen der Oost-Indische Maatschappy in 't Vereenigde Nederland aan de Kaisaren van Japan […]. Amsterdam: Jacob Meurs, 1669.

Artists and Engravers: Made by an anonymous engraver after 'Arnoldus Montanus'.