1921 Print Illustration Commodore Perry Kanagawa Treaty ORIGINAL HISTORIC WIS1


This is an original 1921 halftone print featuring an illustration of the Convention of Kanagawa, a treaty concluded between Commodore Matthew C. Perry of the U. S. Navy and the Tokugawa shogunate.

Matthew Calbraith Perry was an U. S. Navy Commodore who compelled the opening of Japan to the West with the Convention of Kanagawa in 1854.


This 90+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 6 inches; 22 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)