Admiral Kabayama Fights Furiously in the Great Sino-Japanese Naval Battle off Takushan in China (Shinkoku Daikôsan oki Nisshin daikaisen Kabayama shôgun funsen no zu)

「清國大孤山沖日清大海戰樺山将軍奮戦之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), October
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Sone Koshiro (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #38, photo p. 85; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 72.5 cm (14 3/16 x 28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.243a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu

楊洲周延

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection