Lieutenant-General Yamaji Leading the Japanese Second Army during its Landing on the Jinzhou (Liaodong) Peninsula (Yamaji chûjô dai ni gun o hiiite Kinshû hantô jôriku no zu)

「山地中將率第二軍上陸金州半島之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), November 23
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Matsunaga Sakujirô (Shôgetsudô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Watanabe Eizô (Hori Ei) (Japanese, 1833–1901)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #40, photo p. 88; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #46; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #264; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #365

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 75.8 cm (14 5/8 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.13a-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: Kiyo, Chika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection