Braving the Bitter Cold, Our Troops Set Up Camp at Yingkou (Eikô no genkan o okashite waga gun roei o haru no zu)

「冐營口嚴寒我軍張露榮之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #48, photo p. 96 (this impression); Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyoshika (exh. cat., 1998), #110; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #44; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #135 and #368

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.9 x 70.5 cm (14 1/8 x 27 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.419a-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: 21.1768-70, 2000.419a-c, RES.23.335-7

Signed

Kiyochika

清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyochika

Provenance

Purchased between 1985 and 1999, probably in London or Tokyo; 2000, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection