Distant View of Fengtianfu: The Bivouac of Japanese Troops (Hôtenfu enbô: Nichigun roei no zu)

「奉天府遠望日軍露営之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27)
Artist Taguchi Beisaku (Japanese, 1864–1903), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #44; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #51, photo p. 99; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #283

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.6 x 76 cm (14 13/16 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.54a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.54a-c, 2016.1333

Signed

Beisaku
米作

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection