Illustration of the Second Army's Assault on Port Arthur (Dainigun Ryojunkô kôgeki no zu)

「第二軍旅順口攻擊之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #43, photo p. 91; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #96

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.3 x 71.3 cm (13 7/8 x 28 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.414a-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 seal: Kiyo

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection