Banzai for the Japanese Navy and Army! Illustration of the Great Battle near Weihaiwei (Nihon kairiku banzai; Ikaiei fukin daigekisen no zu)

「日本海陸萬歳威海衛附近大激戰之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), February
Artist Kobayashi Ikuhide (Japanese, active in 1885–1898), Publisher Matsunari Yasutaro (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #56, photo p. 104; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #72

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 71.8 cm (14 1/8 x 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.188a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ikuhide hitsu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection