Illustration of the Fierce Battle for the Occupation of Weihaiwei (Ikaiei senryô dai gekisen no zu)

「威海衛占領大激戦ノ図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28), February
Artist Utagawa Kokunimasa (Ryûa) (Japanese, 1874–1944), Publisher Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.103a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kokunimasa
小国政

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection