Colonel Satô Attacking the Fortress at Niuzhuang, As He Braved a Hail of Enemy Fire, Dashing Forward with the Flag as His Support and Capturing the Fort

(Satô taisa Gyûsôjô o semuru ni atari tekidan o kaburite kussezu rentaiki o tsue ni shite funshin tokkan tekirui o nottoru zu)
「佐藤大佐牛荘城ヲ攻ル二當リ敵弾ヲ被リテ屈セス聯隊旗ヲ杖二シテ奮進突貫敵壘ヲ乗取ル圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), April
Artist Migita Toshihide (Japanese, 1863–1925), Publisher Sasaki Toyokichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 70.6 cm (14 x 27 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.433a-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 Toshihide

応需年英

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