Desperate Battle of Captain Asakawa at Tuchengzi (Dojôshi ni okeru Taii Asakawa shi no kusen)

「於土城子大尉淺川氏之苦戰」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), January
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Matsunaga Sakujirô (Shôgetsudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical oban triptych; 36.8 x 75.8 cm (14 1/2 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.181a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyochika

清親

Markings

Blockcutter's mark
Artist's seal

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection