Image ID
ICHi-066155
Headline
Painting of Commodore Perry's ship traveling to Japan
Title (of Artwork/Object)
U.S. JAPAN FLEET, Como. PERRY carrying the "GOSPEL of God" to the HEATHEN, 1853
Date Depicted
1853
Date Created
circa 1853
Creator
Evans, James G.
Creator Role
artist
Artwork/Object Depicted
paintings (visual works)
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-66155; painting by James G. Evans
Inventory Number
1932.21
Storage Location
P&S
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mr. Charles B. Pike
Max Pixels - Height
6677
Max Pixels - Width
8257
KEYWORDS
1932.21
boats
color
Japan
oceans
oil paintings
original.tif
paintings (visual works)
Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858
ships
transportation
painting of commodore perrys ship traveling to japan

Painting titled U.S. Japan Fleet, Como. Perry carrying the Gospel of God to the Heathen, by James G. Evans, circa 1853. Oil on canvas. Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry (1794-1858) organized and commanded the expedition to Japan in 1853 and signed a treaty with its government in 1854.

Painting titled U.S. Japan Fleet, Como. Perry carrying the Gospel of God to the Heathen, by James G. Evans, circa 1853. Oil on canvas. Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry (1794-1858) organized and commanded the expedition to Japan in 1853 and signed a treaty with its government in 1854.

11-14-2014