Braving the Snow, Our Troops Capture the Stronghold at Weihaiwei (Yuki o okashite, waga gun Ikaiei no kenrui o nuku zu)

「冒雪我軍抜威海衛之堅壘圖」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #137

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; overall: 37.1 x 72.4 cm (14 5/8 x 28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.23.270-2

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: RES.23.270 (left), RES.23.271 (center), RES.23.272 (right)

MFA impressions: 21.1780-2, 2000.252a-c, RES.23.270-2

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kobayashi Kiyochika

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of Horatio G. Curtis

Credit Line

Anonymous gift