Illustration of the Great Naval Battle at the Harbor Entrance to Port Arthur in the Russo-Japanese War (Nichiro Ryojunkô daikaisen no zu)

「日露旅順口大海戰之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), printed February 13, published February 16
Artist Rosetsu (Japanese, active 1904), Publisher Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #62, photo p. 113

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.2 x 70 cm (13 7/8 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.73a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chinshu Rosetsu

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Toku
Artist's seal: Mori

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection