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Last NameHeine    
Given NameWilhelm    
alt. NamesW. H. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1827 in Dresden    
Year died1885    
Place of deathLössnitz near Dresden    
Father's occupationcomedian Ferdinand Heine    
Relatives    
EducationDresden Royal Academy of Art, pupil of Julius Hübner     
Country of ActivityJapan    
Worked forCommodore Matthew Perry ; archeologist and diplomat Ephraim George Squier ; Weltreise um die nördliche Hemisphäre in Verbindung mit der ostasiatischen Expedition 1860-61 ; Japan und seine Bewohner. Geschichtliche Rückblicke und ethnographische Schilderungen von Land & Leuten ; Graphic scenes in Japan ;    
PatronageAlexander von Humboldt ;    
Collaboratorsphotographer, artist, lithographer, and publisher Eliphalet M. Brown ;     
Techniquesethnographical, geographical, topographical, and natural drawing and painting    
Sample(s)http://www.baxleystamps.com/litho/gs/1855050219a.shtml    
Archival sourceswww.baxleystamps.com/litho/brown.shtml ; www.photobibliothek.ch/seite003b2.html    
Published sourcesW. Heine: Wanderbuilder aus Centralamerika (1853) ;     
otherSee "With Perry to Japan-a Memoir", c. 1990 on Perry expedition to Japan. Exile to New York in 1849. Central American expedition with Squier.    
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