|19. Nankei (dates unknown)|
Dutchman with a Gouda pipeSigned: Nankei
Technique: colours on paper, 122.5 x 40.6
Date: first half 19th century
Mounting: gold embroidered brown silk and blue and gold batik ichimonji
201 x 55.2
Condition: very good
A Dutchman in Chinese shoes in front of a Chinese seat was the painter’s model. Usually so - called Nagasaki paintings featuring Dutchmen are quite modest.