Captain Higuchi (Higuchi Taii)

「樋口大尉」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), April
Artist Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908), Publisher Sekiguchi Masajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #52; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #54, photo p. 102

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 70.4 cm (14 1/2 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.439a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Toshikata e

応需年方絵

Markings

Artist's seal: Toshikata

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection