While our images are electronically watermarked, the antique prints themselves are not.
Each print is approximately 9 by 11 1/4 inches.
Heterornis Sericea PRY5 $65
Commodore M. C.
Perry, United States Navy
These beautiful hand colored lithographs were
commissioned by Commodore M. C. Perry of the United
States Navy, by order of the Government of the United
States and were executed by members of the expedition
with Perry. A narrative of the expedition of an American
squadron to the China Seas and Japan in the years of
1852, 1853 and 1854.
Matthew Calbraith Perry (April 10, 1794 - March 4, 1858)
was a Commodore of the U.S. Navy and commanded a number
of ships. He served in several wars, most notably in the
Mexican-American War and the War of 1812. He played a
leading role in the opening of Japan to the West with
the Convention of Kanagawa in 1854. Perry was very
concerned with the education of naval officers and
helped develop an apprentice system that helped
establish the curriculum at the United States Naval
Academy. With the advent of the steam engine, he became
a leading advocate of modernizing the U.S. Navy and came
to be considered The Father of the Steam Navy.
Each print is approximately 9 inches by 11 1/4 inches
with bright, vibrant color on quality, slightly creamy
paper that is generally unblemished with exception of
marginal toning. There is no
descriptive text for some of the prints, but a copy of the title
page will be provided with all of the prints.
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