Illustration of the Attack and Occupation of Tianzhuangtai (Denshôdai kôgeki senryo no zu)

「田庄臺攻撃占領之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Itô Isaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #50; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #47, photo p. 95

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 74.2 cm (14 3/4 x 29 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.250a-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

Artist's seals: Kiyo, Chika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection