A Soldier's Dream at Camp during a Truce in the Sino-Japanese War (Seiseigun taisen yaei no yume)

「征清軍休戰野營之夢」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), April
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Inoue Kichijirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #48, photo p. 96

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 75.1 cm (14 5/8 x 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.279a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Copier [rinsha] and printer: Inoue Kichijirö
Engraver: hori Yata (Watanabe Yatarö, 1850-1913)

Signed

Shinsei

Markings

Artist's seals: Kobayashi; Kiyochika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection