Captain Awata Fights Furiously with His Celebrated Sword in the Assault on Magongcheng in the Pescadores (Awata Taii Hôkôtô Bakôjô kôgeki no sai Yûjô no meitô o motte ôini funtô suru zu)

「粟田大尉 湖島馬公上攻撃之際祐定ノ銘刀ヲ以テ大二奮闘スル圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), May
Artist Migita Toshihide (Japanese, 1863–1925), Publisher Matsuno Yonejirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #80

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 71 cm (14 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.431a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Matsuno-shi ni shoku sarete Toshihide

Markings

Artist's seal: Toshihide no in

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection