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Heine, Wilhelm, 1827–1885

Graphic scenes in the Japan Expedition, / by William Heine, artist of the expedition. ; Comprising ten plates and an illustrated title-page, printed in colors and tints by Sarony & Co. ; List of plates. ...

New York: : G.P. Putnam & Company, 321 Broadway., 1856.
Physical Description:
[14] leaves, 10 leaves of plates : ill., 1 port. ; 53 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
AmVa 1028
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
BEIN 1995 Folio 25: Deluxe issue in original portfolio of Bristol board. Stamp: "E.v.d. Heydt No."
Added illustrated title page: Graphic scenes of the Japan Expedition by Wm. Heine ... Executed in colours & tints by Sarony & Co. comprising 10 plates with a descriptive letter press. ... Price $6. Extra fine edition on Bristol boards in port folio $12. ...
Dedicated to Commodore M.C. Perry, U.S.N.
Introduction signed: F.L. Hawks.
Final leaf blank.
BAC: British Art Center copy: Original printed wrappers (text). Plate, color plates (9). 20 1/8 inches x 14 3/4 inches on Bristol board. Original brown cloth portfolio mounting part of original cover, ht: 20 1/2 inches (black cloth label: GRAPHIC SCENES IN THE JAPAN EXPEDITION, BY WM. HEINE). In pink-brown box-case, ht: 22 inches (black leather label: JAPAN EXPEDITION/HEINE/NEW YORK 1856).
Subject Terms:
China -- Pictorial works.
Heydt, Eduard von der, b. 1882 -- Stamp.
Japan -- Pictorial works.
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858 -- Portraits.
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858.
United States Naval Expedition to Japan (1852-1854)
Sarony & Co., lithographer.
G.P. Putnam & Co., publisher.
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858, dedicatee.
Hawks, Francis L. (Francis Lister), 1798-1866, ed.
IIIF Manifest:

  • 1. Portrait of Commodore M.C. Perry [from a daguerreotype by P. Haas]
  • 2. Macao from Penha Hill
  • 3. Pagoda of Whampoa
  • 4. Old China street in Canton
  • 5. Kung-twa, at On-na, Lew Chew
  • 6. Mia, or road-side chapel, at Yoku-hama
  • 7. Temple at Ben-teng, in the harbor of Simoda
  • 8. Street and bridge at Simoda
  • 9. Temple of Ha-tshu-man-ya Tschu-ro, at Simoda
  • 10. Grave-yard at the Simoda, Dio Zenge.

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