After the Fall of Weihaiwei the Commander of the Chinese Beiyang Fleet, Admiral Ding Ruchang, Surrenders (Ikaiei kanraku Hokuyô kantai teitoku Tei Jôshô kôfuku no zu)

「威海衛陥落北洋艦隊提督丁汝昌降伏ノ圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Migita Toshihide (Japanese, 1863–1925), Publisher Matsuno Yonejirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #54; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #73

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.123a-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: 21.1783-5, 2000.123a-c, RES.27.204a-c

Signed

Ôju Toshihide

応需年英

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection