Illustration of the Russo-Japanese War: Our Armed Forces Occupy Chongju (Nichiro kôsen zuga, wagagun Teishû o senryô su)

「日露交戰圖画我軍定州ヲ占領ス」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37), March
Artist Kyôko (Japanese, active 1904–1905), Publisher Hasegawa Sonokichi (Japanese), Blockcutter Umezawa (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #70, photo p. 122

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 70.3 cm (14 1/8 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.460a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Printer: Hasegawa Sonokichi
Engraver: Umezawa tö

Signed

Kyôko ga

Markings

Artist's seal: Maeda

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection