A Torpedo Boat Fires a Torpedo (Suiraitei suirai hassha no zu)

「水雷艇水雷発射之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Seisai Norichika (Japanese, active 1895), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.56a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.56a-c, 2000.57a-c

Signed

Norichika

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection