Arnold Henry Savage Landor

Men working on the beach (Tomakomai, Hokkaidō)

Oil on wood
Florence, Fusi Collection

“From Tomakomai a road branches to the north leading to Sapporo, the capital of Hokkaido, and it is the last place on the southern coast which is visited by that rare specimen of the globe-trotter who ventures to Yezo.”
(A.H. Savage Landor, Alone with the Hairy Ainu, London 1893)