In the Battle of Nanshan Our Troops Took Advantage of a Violent Thunderstorm and Charged the Enemy Fortress (Jinraifûu Nanzan no eki waga gun noshite tekirui o tosshin su)

「南山之役我軍乗迅雷風雨突進敵壘」

Japanese
Meiji era
1904 (Meiji 37)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #74, photo p. 126

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.9 x 70.2 cm (14 1/8 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.239a-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: Kobayashi, Kiyochika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection