Japan6 - 1880 Okuma Ujihiro, Fukuzawa Yukichi 1892 Takamura...

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Meiji Restoration and the Twentieth Century April 23 – April 25, 2007
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The Modern Era Opening of the ports to Commodore Matthew Perry in 1853 Shishi (men of determination) overthrow the Shogun 1868 Meiji, at 17, becomes emperor—capital at Tokyo (Capital of the East) Reallotment of land Promoted westernization-Iwakura Mission Backlash in 1880s Diet (Parliament) in 1889 Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895) Russo-Japanese War (1904-1905) Annexes Korea 1910, China invasion 1937, 1940 Vietnam 1945 – Atomic bombs on Nagasaki and Hiroshima US occupation until 1952 New constitution, Shinto and State separated, Emperor became figurehead
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Takahashi Yuichi Oiran 1872
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Takahashi Yuichi Tofu 1876
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Yamamoto Hosui Nude 1880s Antonio Fontanesi November 1864
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Kuroda Seiki Lake Shore 1897
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Vincenzo Ragusa, J apanese Woman
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