Antique Print of Naha by Hawks (1856)

  • Condition: Good, general, age-related toning. Minor wear, blank verso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1856
  • Overall size: 29 x 21 cm.
  • Image size: 22.5 x 15 cm.

€ 98,50($ 115.92 / £ 89.94)

Description: Antique print titled ‘Napha from Bamboo Village'. Antique print of Naha, the capital city of the Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Okinawa used to be called Great Lew Chew Island. This print originates from 'Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China seas and Japan, performed in the years 1852, 1853, and 1854, under the command of Commodore M.C. Perry (..)' by Francis L. Hawks. 

Artists and Engravers: Lithographs after W. Heine and E. Brown.