In the Second Army's Assault on Jinzhoucheng, Engineer Superior Private Onoguchi Tokuji, Defying Death, Places Explosives and Blasts the Gate of the Enemy Fort

(Dainigun Kinshûjô kôgeki kôhei jôtôsotsu Onoguchi Tokuji shi banshi o okashite bakuyaku o sôchi shi jômon o hakai suru zu)
「第二軍金州城攻撃工兵上等卒小野口徳治氏萬死ヲ冐シテ爆薬ヲ装置シ城門ヲ破壊スル圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Sasaki Toyokichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #50

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 71.5 cm (14 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.407a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal: Kagyôrô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection