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West Meets East in Japanese Prints (earlier than expected)

Most people tend to think of Japan as being sealed from the rest of the world until Commander Perry’s famous gunboat diplomacy of 1854. This is true in the main but there are notable examples of Dutch fraternisation prior to … Continue reading

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