Death in Battle of Zuo Baogui at Peony Hill (Botandai Sa Hôki senshi), from an untitled series of the Sino-Japanese War
Horizontal chûban; 18 x 23.7cm (7 1/16 x 9 5/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Album of twelve prints: 2000.335.1-12
Seal of Ginkô on sheets 4, 6, and 8.
“Botandai” is probably Moranbong (“Peony HIll”) in Pyongyang, although the final character is different.
Artist's seal: Ginkô
Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.
Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection