Dec 13, 2018 - Sale 2496

Sale 2496 - Lot 366

Price Realized: $ 6,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
(JAPAN -- PERRY.) Manuscript Report on the Arrival of Perry & the Black Ships. 46 manuscript pages, including a double-page map depicting the arrival of Commodore Perry and the Black Ships. 8vo format, 8x5 1/2 inches, original stitched plain paper wrappers; excellent condition. Japan, Kaei 6 (1853)

Additional Details

together with: Two large portrait renderings of Commodore Matthew Perry and Commander Henry A. Adams. Ink and watercolor on paper, each 15 1/2x11 inches; folds, small stains and minor paper losses. (Japan, circa 1853).