Arnold Henry Savage Landor

Japanese street with figures

Oil on wood, cm. 6 x 12,7
Florence, Fusi Collection

“At Hakone my visit attracted considerable attention among the natives, and even more so my habits and my clothes. I wore a pair of corduroy knickerbockers, which were the admiration of the entire village.”
(A.H. Savage Landor, Everywhere. The memoirs of an Explorer, New York 1924, I, p. 89)