Army General Ôyama Iwao, Commander of the Second Army, from the series Mirror of Army and Navy Heroes (Rikkai gunjin kômyô kagami)

「陸海軍人高名鑑 第二軍司令官陸軍大将大山巌君」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), May
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Inoue Kichijirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Watanabe Yatarô (Hori Yata) (Japanese, 1850–1913)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2000.176

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shinsei

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Yata
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