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Ikeda (Chikugo-no-kami) Nagaoki. (front row, left) He was the head of the Second Japanese Embassy to Europe (Japanese:第2回遣欧使節), also called the Ikeda Mission, sent in 1863-1864 by the Tokugawa shogunate to negotiate the cancellation of the open-port status of Yokohama. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ikeda_Nagaoki