A Righteous War to Chastise the Russians: The Destroyer Force's Night Attack (Chô Ro gisen, kichiku tai yashû)

「懲露義戰驅逐隊夜襲」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37)
Artist Shinohara Kiyooki (Japanese, active 1895)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #65, photo p. 117

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 70 cm (14 1/8 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.453a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyooki

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyooki

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection