Advancing across the Ansong River at the Battle of Asan (Gazan gekisen Anjô no watashi shingeki no zu)

「牙山激戰安城渡進擊之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), September
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chaikin, The Sino-Japanese War (1983), cat. no. 16, photo p. 127; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #278

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.2 x 71.6 cm (14 1/4 x 28 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.241a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyochika

清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyochika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection