Kabayama, the Head of the Naval Commanding Staff, onboard Seikyômaru, Attacks Enemy Ships (Kabayama gunreibuchô Seikyômaru o motte tekikan ni ataru)

「樺山軍令部長西京丸を以って敵艦に當る」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), October
Artist Adachi Ginkô (Japanese, 1853–1902), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chaikin, The Sino-Japanese War (1983), cat. no. 44, photo p. 154

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 72.3 cm (14 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.14a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.376a-c, 2000.380.14a-c

Signed

Ginkô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection