Battle between Japan and Russia at Seoul: Hurrah for the Great Victory of the Great Japanese Empire (Nichiro Keijô ni gekisen su, Dai Nihon teikoku dai shôri banzai)

「日露京城ニ撃戦ス 大日本帝國 大勝利萬歳」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), February
Artist Utagawa Kokunimasa (Ryûa) (Japanese, 1874–1944), Publisher Fukuda Hatsujirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 34.5 x 71 cm (13 9/16 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.86a-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: 2000.86a-c, RES.51.80a-c

Signed

Ryûa
柳蛙

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Sansei Hori Ei
Artist's seal: Edokko

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection