"Pictures (the Most Part Bawdy)": The Anglo-Japanese Painting Trade in the Early 1600s

Screech, Timon
March 2005
Art Bulletin;Mar2005, Vol. 87 Issue 1, p50
Academic Journal
Deals with the painting trade between Japanese and English people during the early 1600s, focusing on the English East India Company. Meaning and serviceability of visual representations across cultures; Information on how the English were presenting themselves via their exports; Criteria in selecting Japanese art pieces for import.


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